The Vice Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, (ABU) Zaria, Prof Ibrahim Garba presenting a paper titled "The Imperative of ICT in the Development of the Learning Environment in ABU Zaria" at the International Consultative Meeting of the International Institute of Online Education (IIOE) for which ABU is signing up as a pioneer Higher Education Institute (HEI) partner. This is one of the take-aways from the September trip to China of a three-man team comprising of the Directors of Iya Abubakar Institute of ICT (IAIICT), Distance Learning Centre (DLC) and the Head, Network Infrastructure System (NIS), IAIICT.
The formal signing ceremony of the IIOE will take place tomorrow in Shenzhen, China at the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech).
SUSTech and ABU will also formalize another of the terms of the MoU signed in May 2019 on the award of scholarships for ABU staff to study at SUSTech.
The VC is accompanied by the Director, Academic Planning and Monitoring, Prof. A. A. Tijjani