FUL will get N250m trendy analysis centre from ASR-Africa

The Abdul Samad Rabiu Africa Initiative has commenced the development of a N250 million world-class analysis laboratory for the Federal University Lokoja, Kogi State.

This growth was the aftermath of the granting of approval for the graduation {of professional} science programs equivalent to Pharmacy, ICT, Nursing, and Medical laboratory know-how to the college.

Speaking on the groundbreaking ceremony which was held on the everlasting website of the University on Friday, the Vice Chancellor, Professor Olayemi Akinwumi expressed appreciation to the BUA Group for heading the request of the University and embarking on the development of the challenge.

An elated Akinwumi said, “We at the school are full of appreciation to ASR Africa for the honour done us by giving us this project which is crucial in our efforts to get all the professional courses about to be started on a sound footing as no science course can stand without functional laboratory.”

The VC confused that the challenge would deal with the problem of infrastructure deficit, particularly within the space of analysis, going through the establishment and supply a studying platform for discoveries, improvements, and scientific advances in bodily and life sciences.

In his response, the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of ASR Africa, Dr Ubon Udoh, thanked the administration and college students of the University for the nice and cozy reception accorded him and his group.

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He reiterated the dedication of the Chairman to supporting high quality schooling inside the tertiary establishments throughout the nation in continuation of ASR Africa’s numerous strategic commitments to the nation’s tertiary schooling interventions.

Udoh inspired the administration and college students to make sure correct use and upkeep of the ability as a present of appreciation for the grant.

Arewa PUNCH studies that the ASR Africa grant and award course of started in December 2022, and the affirmation of the college’s nomination was met with nice pleasure by the college neighborhood.

“The Tertiary Education Grant Scheme of the ASR Africa is a personal commitment of the Chairman of ASR Africa and BUA Group, Abdul Samad Rabiu who is determined to give back to the African continent and to make an enduring impact in education as a means of uplifting and restoring the dignity and lives of Africans,” Udoh additional knowledgeable.

ASR Africa is the brainchild of African Industrialist, Philanthropist and Chairman of BUA Group, Abdul Samad Rabiu, the Abdul Samad Rabiu Africa Initiative (ASR Africa) was established in 2021 to supply sustainable, impact-based, homegrown options to developmental points affecting Health, Education and Social Development inside Africa.

The world-class analysis laboratory is one among its many interventions below its Tertiary Education Grants Scheme drawn from the ASR Africa’s US$100 million Fund for Social Development and Renewal.



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