By; SULAIMAN AHMED MISAU, Katsina.
Construction work on the Federal University of Transport Technology Daura, Katsina State will commence in September this year.
Minister of Transportation, Mr Rotimi Amaechi confirmed this when he paid a courtesy call on Katsina State Governor, Aminu Bello Masari at Government House Katsina.
He said China Civil Engineering Construction Company handling the project is currently carrying out site clearance and wall fencing.
The Minister told the Governor that the company would undertake the consultancy services of the project.
According to him, the Ministry had requested for inclusion of primary and secondary schools in the project.
The Minister who was at the project site before paying the courtesy call on the Governor expressed gratitude to the state government for allocating suitable land for the university.
Responding, Governor Aminu Bello Masari appreciated the Minister’s personal commitment in bringing the university project to Katsina State.
Alhaji Aminu Masari promised that the state government would do all needed to make the project execution a huge success.
This he said, was in realisation of the importance of education in societal development.