- Begins 70th anniversary, graduate 9,021
By Gabriel Dike
Outgoing Rector of Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH), Dr. Margaret Ladipo, yesterday, said the 70-year-old institution is overdue be named as a university to award degrees in technology and other relevant courses.
Dr. Ladipo, flanked by principal officers of the college, at the briefing on the forthcoming convocation and 70th anniversary, disclosed that YABATECH is long over due to assume the status of a university.
She confirmed that the outcome of the Federal Government committee on the conversion of YABATECH and Kaduna Polytechnic to university is before the federal government.
Ladipo said: ‘’Conversion of YABATECH is an going thing. The decision for the conversion is solely the responsibility of government. I must say this, YABATECH is long over due to award degree. When it…