Updated 3 November, 2016
Reports available to Gisthall confirm that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday, November 2, 2016, approved eight new universities to be cited in different parts of the country.
However, the universities are all privately-owned, according to a report by our source.
President Muhammadu Buhari presided over the meeting which included cabinet members of his administration.
The meeting was held at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja, the country’s capital city.
The universities, according to the report include:
Anchor University, Ayobo, Lagos; Clifford University; Coal City University; Dominican University, Ibadan, Kola Daisi University, Ibadan; Legacy University, Okija among others.