Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the Establishment of New Nigerian Army University In Borno State,
This is to inform the General Public and especially students in Nigeria that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved the Establishment of a New Army University In Borno State, Nigeria, Following this approval the Minister of Education Prof Adamu Adamu Presented a Memo to The Federal Executive Council (FEC)
The Minister of Education disclosed that the University will be located in Biu, Borno State to Newsmen after the meeting that was presided by the Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo
It was gathered that the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.- Gen. Tukur Buratai, had in June 2017, said the army had reached out to the National Universities Commission to secure approval for the university.
He explained that the university was being designed as a unique and specialised institution that would serve as solutions centre, especially to specific challenges facing the military and North East region.