*FPI IS RIPE FOR A UNIVERSITY STATUS*
The Governing Council Chairman of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, Prof Ahmed Abubakar Sadauki has affirmed that the institution has all it takes to be transformed into a University of Technology.
Prof Sadauki said this during the Council’s courtesy visit to Poly Ilaro FM 92.1 Radio Station on Wednesday.
In his words, “With the number of Ph.D and Master’s Degree holders, serene environment, and the enviable position as the *Best Polytechnic in Nigeria*, the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro is more than ready to transform into full fleshed University”.
He however, called on members of staff to continue to work together for the progress of the institutions.
While soliciting for calmness on the new minimum wage, Prof stated that, “Payment would be made as soon as the necessary funds are released by the Federal Government”.
The Chairman also made use of the opportunity to express his appreciation to all the Royal Highnesses, dignitaries,and guests that graced the 40th and 19th Convocation Ceremonies.
Also present at the Studio were members of the Governing Council, the Rector and his management team.