The vice chancellor of the Federal College of Petroleum Sources, Effurun, Prof. (Engr.) Akpofure Rim-Ruroh, has urged the federal authorities to implement the autonomy act 2004 and grant independence to the nation’s tertiary establishments.
He made the decision on the Every day Asset’s sixth annual awards and lecture the place he spoke on “Funding Choices for Tertiary Schooling in Nigeria: A Observe to Coverage Makers.”
Akpofure stated universities want the independence to have the ability to make sure choices because it issues the expansion and growth of the establishment particularly within the space of funding.
The one-time vice chancellor of the 12 months award winner additional said that vice chancellors and the mandatory authorities of universities ought to look into enterprise ventures to generate extra funds for the establishments.
The Writer/Editor-in-Chief of Every day Asset Newspaper, Dr. Cletus Akwaya, whereas giving his closing remarks, additional emphasised the necessity for autonomy for tertiary establishments, calling on the media and civil society to affix the campaign.