The Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has offered free transportation to all interested Students of Tertiary Institutions in the Northern axis of the country on resumption for academic activities.
This follows the suspension of the eight-month prolonged industrial action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
In a statement by the Press Secretary to the Ministry of Tertiary Education, Mansurat Amuda-kannike said the Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Dr Alabi Afees Abolore made it known during a meeting with stakeholders in Ilorin the State Capital.
Dr Abolore said AbdulRazaq-led Administration is extending the dividends of democracy to Kwara State Students in tertiary institutions across the country.
He explained that concerned Students travelling to the North are expected to appear for brief documentation on the same day of their departure within the premises of the Ministry of Tertiary Education, along Offa Road, GRA, Ilorin on Saturday 29th October 2022 by 6:30 am.
He said the Ministry is also on the verge of concluding the bursary disbursement when online porter registration of would-be beneficiaries is opened.
“On behalf of my Ministry, parents/guardians and great Nigerian Students, we say a very big thank you, Your Excellency, Mall. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq for yet another awesome magnanimity and show of sincerity in taking Kwara of our dream to the promised land”, Abolore added.