Federal University Kashere (FUK) Gombe State has offered employment to the seven first class graduates out of its 309 total graduates in the 2015/2016 academic session.
Prof. Alhassan Gani disclosed this during the second convocation ceremony in Kashere, Akko Local Government Area on Saturday.
He said that among the seven offered jobs, was a female from the department of Mathematics, who was the best overall.
Apart from first class graduates, 114 made second class upper, 144 second class lower, 43 third class. One person made an ordinary pass.
In keeping with our tradition of giving automatic employment to our first class graduates, let me assure the 7 first class graduates of employment after completing their National Youth Service Corp (NYSC)”, he said.
Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo congratulated the students and wished them well in their future careers.
Dankwambo who was represented by his deputy Charles Iliya, called on the university management to introduce additional courses to give the teeming youth opportunities.
Iliya gave the assurance that the state government would continue to support the university within the limits of its resources.
President Muhammadu Buhari, who was represented by the Director National University Commission (NUC), Dr Rukayyatu Abdulkarim urged the graduands to apply the knowledge acquired for their future success. He also commended the Gombe State for handing over the Agricultural Institute to the university.
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