The Kaduna state government has appointed a seven-man Visitation Panel for the state university, KASU, five years since the last visitation panels were set up for some state-owned tertiary institutions.
The Special Adviser on Media and Communication to the governor, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye, said in a statement on Sunday, in Kaduna, that the appointment was in the exercise of Gov. Nasir E-Rufai’s powers as the Visitor of the institution.
Adekeye identified Dr Abba Gumel as chairman of the panel, with Ibrahim Khalilullahi Zubairu, Dr. Dahiru Sani, Andrew Bobai Suku, Mariya Abdulkadir, Prof. Abu Mallam and Prof. Isa Abubakar, as members.
‘’The Terms of Reference of the panel include, to make recommendations for ensuring that the curriculum and culture of KASU conduce to preparing students for the demands of the contemporary age,’’ the statement added.