Katsina Varsity Demands Upward Review of Staff Salaries, Allowances  – THISDAYLIVE


Francis Sardauna in Katsina 

The Vice-chancellor of the Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, Katsina, Prof. Salihu Muhammad, has appealed to the Katsina State government to review the salaries and allowances of the staff of the institution.

Muhammad, who made the appeal Saturday during the 9th-13th combined convocation of the state-owned university, said the upward review of the staff salaries and allowances will ameliorate their economic hardship.

He also admonished the state government under the leadership of Governor Dikko Umaru Radda to review the university’s overhead cost in order to enable the institution to meet its necessary obligations.

He said: “I plead for the upward review of the university’s overhead to enable us meet necessary obligations, as well as the upward review of staff salaries and allowances to be in line with what has been approved by the Federal Government for federal universities.”

He, however, said the university has awarded…

Source: Thisday Newspaper