Olaleye AlukoFormer president, Olusegun Obasanjo, has said the first step towards getting Nigeria out of poverty is to make the right choice of leaders who understand development. The Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof Abdalla Adamu, announced that 14,769 students were awarded degrees on Saturday from eight faculties and two centres. Obasanjo stated that leaders in the country must be ready to step on the toes of their friends and family members if they must realise their change agenda. He also called on governments at all levels to commit more attention to the promotion of education in the country. Dickson through a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Fidelis Soriwei, on Saturday, said that education remained the only route to sustainable stability and development in Nigeria.
Source: Punch January 20, 2018 23:48 UTC