By Yunusa Abdullahi
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla says his administration is poised to provide qualitative and sound education to the children of Adamawa state. He stated this when he granted in audience members of the Governing Council of the Adamawa state University Mubi led by Professor Sa'ad Tukur who paid him a courtesy visit at Government House Yola on May 7th, 2016.
Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla assured members of the Governing Council of the University that Adamawa State Government would continue to support the University for the overall development of the educational system, stressing that the existing harmony between the State Government and the University will continue in order to improve both Teaching and Learning environment of the University.
While expressing confidence on the members of the Governing Council and management staff of the institution, the Governor also lamented that government will continue to accord priority on University in view of its importance in producing the much needed manpower to the society and the country in general.
Earlier, the Chairman Governing Council of the University Professor Sa'ad Tukur said members of the
council were at Government House Yola to thanked the Governor for the support and cooperation being given to the university by the present government.
Professor Sa'ad Tukur also said "State University is supposed to be the engine room for development of the state and the solution of the problems of that state, " adding that "There should be partners with the state government and Industries and Agriculture in the state so that the state should be able to move forward. "
He also appealed to the government to continue to support the University with all the necessary requirements in order to provide highly skills graduates stressing that Education is the pillar for nation building.
Also in a remark by the Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Information Comrade Ahmad Ibrahim Sajoh assured members of the Governing Council that the state government will do everything possible to see that the University excell academically and otherwise. Comrade also said that the present administration under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla has shown it's commitment towards uplifting the standard of Education in Adamawa state, pointing out that the University is a Citidal of Learning, he added.
The Commissioner said the University has Three functions ,Teaching, Research and Community Service explaining that Adamawa State University Mubi is among the best universities in the World and the present administration under Governor Muhammed Umar Jibrilla is obsolutely committed to the development of the Adamawa state University Mubi, he added.