- Photo: Alh. Takko
A prominent member of Northern Alliance (NA) and Director Chieftaincy and Religious Affairs of the group, Alh. Sanusi Babban Takko( Barayan Bauchi) has hailed the revolution and the wind of change Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro has brought to bear to Northern Higher institutions and indeed the entire Tertiary institutions in Nigeria, since his re-instatement back to office by President Muhammed Buhari three Years ago.
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Alhaji in a statement made available to The Shield Online said “ Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro is indeed a true son of Bauchi South Senatorial Zone and a worthy ambassador of Bauchi State whose dexterity and intellectual sagacity has impacted holistic transformation in the growth and development of our Educational revitalization in Northern Nigeria.in this regards we are grateful to him on his giant feats !
“Interestingly, most of the Prof. Bogoro”s iconic projects are enduring and legacy initiatives, that as put his name in gold, i.e The establishment of Centres of Excellence, Establishment of Centre for Renewable Energy at BUK Kano, President Muhammed Buhari Entrepreneurship Centre in lafia, etc
“At the Polytechnics and Colleges of Education institutions level Prof. Bogoro’s monumental strides are quiet overwhelming for every one to see and this a function of visionary and dynamic leadership, in fact he is a Round peg in a round hole who has added value to President Muhammed Buhari’s desire Vision of Education for all is the responsibility of all.”
He added that “On Prof. Bogoro’s collaboration with other Foreign Universities, as can be gleaned from his various attempts in synergizing with Universities doing well around the world. What a commendable feats and shining example for others to emulate.
“On the issue of Tetfund stranded scholars abroad, before the coming of Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro, today one can say without any a iota of doubt, those with teething problems on payment of tuition fees, to the glory of God, Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro pro-activeness and a listening leader he is, all these problems are now things of the past, as most of the Scholars abroad are now full of gratitude to him for coming to their aid.
“As at today Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro believes in human capital development and It’s on records 85% of Nigerian lecturers now have PhD.at all levels of our tertiary institutions( Universities, Colleges of Education and polytechnics ) what a commendable feat !
“Prof.Suleiman Elias Bogoro has taken Tetfund to global level and Tetfund now is a brand amongst the Comity of Nations, hence countries like Ghana, Tanzania has come to understudy various landmark initiatives of Prof. Bogoro so as to replicate same too in their various Countries for their Educational Development.
“ Prof. Bogoro who is popularly known as a great apostle of Research and Development( R n D) as well as Senior Advocate of Research has brought a new lease of life into research in our tertiary institutions with grants approved for carrying out research in our tertiary institutions under his leadership .
“If Prof.Suleiman Elias Bogoro can within these few years steer monumental Transformation in our tertiary institutions in Northern Nigeria as well as in the whole Country, it means he as brought a new lease of life to the resultation of our education development in line with the vision of change agenda of President Muhammed Buhari GCFR and he deserves Special Commendation from all of us in the entire Northern Nigeria and the Country at large for been our worthy ambassador from d Northern hemisphere .”