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TETFund Executes 152,838 Infrastructural Projects In 10 Years

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Tertiary Education Trust Fund(TETFund) has executed 152, 838 infrastructural projects in public universities and other beneficiary institutions in the last ten years. The Executive Secretary of TETFund, Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, revealed this at TETFund 10th anniversary celebration in

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TETFund Allocates N12b For Establishment Of 12 Additional Centres Of Excellence

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has allocated the sum of N1 billion each for the establishment of twelve additional Centres of Excellence (COEs) in tertiary institutions. Recall that under the 2020 intervention, 12 TETFund Centers of Excellence

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TETFund Reveals Why Fresh Promotion Exams Was Conducted For Staff

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The management of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) says it conducted a fresh promotion examination for its senior staff after a review and directive by the Federal Ministry of Education. TETFund’s Acting Director, Public Affairs, Abdulmumin Oniyangi,

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TETFund Targets N10bn For 2022 Research Grants

By Chika Mefor The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has expressed hope that the annual allocation to the National Research Fund (NRF)  will hit N10 billion in 2022. Executive Secretary of TETFund, Prof Suleiman Bogoro however revealed that the agency’s

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Fund Utilisation: ESCET Receives Ethics Compliance Award

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Management of the Enugu State College of Education (Technical), Enugu has been awarded  the third best Ethics Compliance Award for proper utilization of fund in the Institution. A press release signed by the Public Relations Officer, Chinwe

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Despite 60% Production Capacity, Nigeria’s Pharmaceutical Industry Still Struggling

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Experts in Nigeria estimate that Nigeria’s pharma market is struggling at $1.5 billion to $2.5 billion, despite hosting about 60 per cent of the pharmaceutical production capacity in Africa.  This was disclosed in a presentation by researchers under the Pharmaceutical Subsector Thematic

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TETFund Approves N292.6bn For Universities, Polytechnics, Education Colleges

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) has approved the sum of N292.6bn to selected public universities, polytechnics and colleges of education across the country.  This was revealed by the Executive Secretary of Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) Prof.

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R&D: Experts Advocate Policy On Industry, Academia Partnership

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu Researchers in Nigeria have advocated the formulation of a national policy on industry and academia partnership to enhance synergy and the transfer of research into products and services. Speaking during a virtual meeting organised by the Tertiary

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FG Reel Out Achievement Of Education Sector In Last 6 Years

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Federal Government has taken stock of its achievements in the education sector in the last six years, scoring itself high, even as it admits that there are challenges in the coming years. This was contained in a

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TETFund Receives Draft Executive Bill For Establishment of NRDF

Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, (TETFund) has on Wednesday received the draft executive bill for the establishment of the National Research and Development Foundation (NRDF). Executive Secretary of TETFund, Prof Suleiman Bogoro, who received the draft law from

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