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National Assembly Passes Federal University of Agriculture, Oke Ogun Establishment Bill

A bill seeking for an establishment of Federal University of Agriculture and Technology, Oke Ogun, sponsored by Senator Buhari Abdulfatai received assent by The National Assembly today at the recent plenary of the Nigerian lawmakers.

The bill which now awaits Presidential signature has successfully passed through the legislative processes with a strong hope that it shall enjoy the the assent of President Muhammadu Buhari very soon.

On 25th of April 2017 and 7th November, 2017, the bill to establish the Federal University of Agriculture and Technology, Oke Ogun, Oyo State passed first and second reading respectively after which the bill was referred to the Committee on Tertiary Education

On the 14th of November 2019 , Senator AbdulFatai Buhari represented the bill and after it passed the second reading, it was again referred to the Committee on Tertiary Education and Monday 20 July, 2020 was fixed for the public hearing.

The public hearing was held successfully with a clear indication that it will be passed by the National Assembly.

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