Kano’s first private university, Skyline University Nigeria (SUN), through the Corporate Affairs Office (CAO) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Kano Electricity and Distribution Company Limited (KEDCO) on Monday, 12th October 2020. This will officially foster a joint Certificate/Diploma Programme on power distribution training courses for the staff of KEDCO and other external stakeholders.
The MOU signing, took place at the KEDCO conference room, chaired by the Managing Director/CEO, Dr. Jamil Isyaku Gwamna's. The partnership would not only avail a joint Certificate/Diploma Programme but also, provide comprehensive training and Internship opportunities for Nigerians and Non-Nigerian students of SUN.
While speaking at the formal signing ceremony, Dr. Jamil Isyaku said that his organization is very excited to work with a renowned private institution like Skyline University Nigeria, particularly on the immense knowledge that is going to be (shared) through the continuous upskilling and training. He commended Skyline University Nigeria for bringing the partnership to the doorstep KEDCO and urged that the management of SUN to ensure that the MoU remains active.
The Vice-Chancellor of Skyline University Nigeria, Professor Sudhakar Kota, who led a delegation of SUN Staff, comprised of the Representative of the Pro-Chancellor, Mr. Abubakar Ismail Sadiq, the Director of Academic Support Services, Ms. Sarada Maganti, the Head of corporate affairs Eng. Bashir Garba, the Head of Marketing, Mr. Ahmed Bello, the Chief Security Officer, Mr. Hassan Nanven and the Media and Communications Officer, Mr. Unique A. Christian, expressed his appreciation to KEDCO for the partnership. “Skyline University Nigeria would continue to sign such agreements and partnerships to empower students, faculty and staff” the VC noted.
Other members of KEDCO management, present at the signing ceremony include Dr. Vijay Kumar, the C.O.O of KEDCO, Mr. Johnson Timouye, the A.G C.R.A.O, Salisu Abdulsalam, the S.A.S.O, Abubakar Yusuf, the C.C.R.O, Jamilu S. Ahmed, the H.I.A, Mohammed Usman Sa’ad, the H.M.D.M, Yusuf Muktar, the H.G.R, Yusuf Maitama Aminu, the H.O.U Security, Mailafiya Abdullahi Adamu, the B.I.O, Nura Wada Nas, the H.O.U Registry, Abdul Yassar Haruna, the M.I.S, Sumayya Tukur Gadanya, the B.D Officer, Isaac Fabimu, the H.O.U, Omar Lawal Omar, the T.L, L & D, Alfa Ibrahim, the M.I.S.O, Daniel Okum, the C.S/L.A, and Engr. David Omoloye, the C.T.O.