Federal Polytechnic Bida says the Tertiary Education trust Fund (TETFUND) has spent about n3.4 billion on various capital projects in the institution.
This was disclosed by Dr. Abubakar Dzukogi, the rector of the institution on Wednesday, November 27, 2018.
Speaking with News men, Dzukogi said the projects were executed in the last three years adding about N2.2 billion was expended on various capital projects in 2015, N755 million in 2016 and N436 million in 2017.
On the establishment of TETFUND, the rector said it has greatly assisted the institution in providing a conducive learning environment for staff and students.
He said; “Tertiary Education Trust Fund had spent N181 million on the construction of a 1, 000 capacity twin lecture theatre in the institution.”
The rector said that the project had greatly complemented the efforts of the authorities of the institution in providing a conducive learning environment for students.
Dzukogi said that the TETFund “is presently spending about N365 million on the construction of additional structures in the institution’’.
The rector urged the students to take advantage of the improved learning facilities by dedicating themselves to excellence in their academic pursuits.