Waive backlog of tuition fees — Students beg Kaduna Gov, Uba Sani


By Ibrahim Hassan

Kaduna: The President of the Students Union Government ( SUG) of the Kaduna State University (KASU), Abubakar Abdullahi has called on Governor Uba Sani of Kaduna State to grant them waivers on the backlog of old tuition fees, saying many students and their parents would not be able to pay the accumulated tuition fees.

The SUG President who spoke in an interview, commended the Governor for reducing school fees in state-owned higher institutions, saying the essence of the downward review was to avoid students dropping out of school.

He however noted that many students of KASU were still unable to clear the backlog of fees, adding that “even if they are allowed to complete their studies, they will not be issued with certificate until they pay all outstanding fees.”

“We are calling on the governor to consider waiving it for them or grant them a substantial discount so that they can be paying it in instalments. As I am talking to you, there are over 200…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper