A member representing Ondo Central senatorial district at the Upper legislative chamber of the National Assembly, Senator Omotayo Donald Alasoadura, has given assurance that final arrangement has been concluded for the passage of the bill required for the upgrade of Adeyemi College of Education ((ACE) Ondo to a University of Education.
The lawmaker dropped the hint while speaking at the 2018 Democracy Symposium organised by the 2017/2018 Student Union Executives of Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo, held on 29 May, 2018 in the institution.
Speaking further on the college’s status upgrade, Senator Alasoadura said as part of efforts aimed at ensuring the realisation of the goal and provision of necessary cash-backing, the lawmakers had included a sum of N1 billion in the 2018 budget, recently passed and transmitted to President Muhammad Buhari for his assent.
Senator Alasoadura congratulated the students for organising the programme and enjoined them to pay serious attention to their studies.
In his remarks, the Provost, ACE Ondo, Professor Olukoya Ogen represented by his Deputy, Dr Samuel Akintunde, described the day as very important and lauded the student’s body for organising the event.
Source: Tribune Online