The Presidential Visitation Panel to Federal University Dutsi-Ma, Katsina State, is inviting the University community and public to submit memoranda to the panel on leadership quality of the University in terms of roles of Governing Council with Vice Chancellor, other Principal Officers as well as organs of the Institution.
This was contained in a press statement issue by the Secretary of the Panel, Mrs Lydia Imoroa and made available to newsmen in Katsina.
Recall that the constitution of Visitation Panels to all the 38 Federal Universities and Four Inter-University Centres in the country by President Muhammadu Buhari, the panel were inaugurated by Minister for Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu on Tuesday, 13th April 2021.
The panels were charged with the responsibility of appraising the performances of the institutions covering the period 2011 to 2015 and 2016 to 2020, with the following Terms of Reference.
“To examine the leadership quality of the University in terms of roles of Governing Council with Vice Chancellor, other Principal Officers as well as organs of the Institution.
“To look into the financial management of the Institution including statutory allocations and internally-generated revenue over the recommended period and determine whether it was in compliance with appropriate regulations.
“To investigate the application of funds, particularly the special grants and loans meant for specific projects, in order to determine the status of such projects and their relevance for further funding.
“To examine the law establishing the university, including the relationship between the various internal organs and to also trace the historical evolution of the university and its achievements and problems” she said.
Mrs Imoroa further stated that the memoranda should be typewritten, full name, phone number, email, duly signed and addressed to the Chairman, Presidential Visitation Panel to Federal University, Dutsin Ma.
She then directed that hard copies should be sealed and dropped in the drop box located at the entrance of the PG Boardroom, Room F01, Old Senate Building, Federal University, Dutsin Ma while the Soft copies should also be forwarded to the Panel’s email address: firstname.lastname@example.org on or before Thursday 6th May 2021.
It would be recalled that the Seven-Man Visitation Panel led by Professor Onje Gyewado, former Deputy Governor of Nasarawa State alongside the Vice Chancellor, Armaya’u Bichi paid a courtesy visit to Governor Aminu Masari of Katsina State on Friday, explained their mission and solicited for his cooperation.