From Joseph Amedu, Lokoja
The Rector of Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja, Dr. Salisu Ogbo Usman has reiterated his resolve to end students unrest in the institution and focus on services that will boost quality education and welfarism.
The Rector gave the assurance at the weekend when he paid a working visit to the Itakpe campus of the Polytechnic.
He said despite the lean purse of the institution, the management has been able to reduce the problem of water scarcity to the barest minimum, adding that other pressing issues like power outage would become a thing of the past soon.
Dr.Usman who commended the students at the Itakpe campus for their tolerance, perseverance and understanding during the trying time promised them that the leadership of the Polytechnic would always employ proactive approach in dealing with matters that concern them.
While urging the students to always be on the side of the law, Dr Usman charged them to support the school by paying their school fees as and when due just as he informed the students about introduction of Computer Based Test, CBT for all their examinations in General Studies.
The Itakpe campus of Kogi State Polytecnic houses the Schools of Engineering, Preliminary Studies and the recently introduced School of Agricultural Technology.