By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria
The Governing Council Chairman of Waziri Umaru Federal Polytechnic Birnin Kebbi, Architect Waziri Bulama has been elected as the Chairman of Committee of Governing Council Chairmen of Federal Polytechics.
The election took place at the National Board For Technical Education (NBTE) Liason office Abuja and Arc. Bulama’s election is for a period of three years.
Professor Idris Muhammad Idris Bugaje, the Executive Secretary of NBTE supervised the election and inaugrated the elected officials.
Arc. Waziri Bulama was a former National Secretary and Caucus of the All Progressive Party (APC) .
The election was conduted by the 25 members of the committee and he is expected to use his wealth of experience and contacts within and outside the party.
Also, he is expected to lobby government for the institutions they are representing to benefit as well the entire education sector.
Professor Stephen K. Ocheni, Chairman Governing Council of Federal Polytechnic Auchi was elected the Vice Chairman of the Committee.