Management of Ahmadu Bello University, under the leadership of the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Kabiru Bala, came up with many laudable reforms towards repositioning the Institution in line with global best practices, the Overseer of Physical Planning and Municipal Services (PPMS), Prof. Abdullahi Abubakar, has said.
Prof. Abdullahi said this at the maiden edition of the public presentation of physical projects in Ahmadu Bello University Zaria held at ABU Assembly Hall on Thursday, 12th August, 2021. The presentation was the first of three presentations scheduled to hold every Thursday for three consecutive weeks.
The Overseer also said the presentation was intended to update members of the University community, as major stakeholders and end users of these projects, on ongoing and proposed projects in the University and to enable them to make their inputs for better service delivery.
Two projects were presented at the maiden edition by Trend Design Consultants, the first being the proposed Department of Building, Faculty of Environmental Design to be located at ABU Phase II and the second being two designs of proposed students hostel to be located at Danfodio Hall. Both projects are to be built under Abdul Samad Rabiu Africa Initiative which donated N1bn to the University.
The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Kabiru Bala, appreciated the valuable inputs made by the University community and assured that all inputs would be taken into consideration. He also said the aim of the presentation was achieved and that all University projects would be subjected to such presentation from planning to execution.
Public Affairs Directorate,
Office of the Vice Chancellor,
Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria
Tuesday, 24th August, 2021