The Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Technology, Minna, Prof. Faruk Adamu Kuta has urged departments to always maintain links with their alumni.
Prof. Kuta stated this on Friday December 9, 2022 while inaugurating office of the Head of Department of Architecture newly renovated and furnished by an alumnus of the Department Arc Abubakar Iliyasu Kpelafia.
The VC described the intervention as a very good gesture for the progress of the department and the University at large.
“If just one person can do this, then you can imagine what they can do when they come together, “ the VC further remarked. Earlier, the Head, Department of Architecture, Dr. Abubakar Isah who briefed the Vice-Chancellor about the project said other alumni members also donated some books and a laptop to the department.
Arc. Kpelafia who is the MD/CEO of Spitze Construction Ltd, Abuja graduated from the University in 2008. The intervention includes office furniture, floor tiles, plaster of Paris ceiling plus wall screeding and painting, among other things.