Monday, September 28THE LEGISLATURE

Buhari Changes Name of Fed University of Agriculture Makurdi as He Assents to 2 Bills

Nigeria Prison Service is now Nigeria Correctional Service

BY OBUTE JAMES

President Muhamnadu Buhari has changed the name of Federal University of Agriculture Mskurdi to Joseph Sarwuan Tarka University, Makurdi following his assent to a bill amending the Act establishing the institution.

The Act amends the Federal Universities of Agriculture Act, Cap. F22, Law of the Federation of Nigeria to change the name of the Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi in Benue State to Joseph Sarwuan Tarka University, Makurdi.

Mr President also approved a separate bill that changes the name of the Nigeria Prisons Service to Nigeria Correctional Service.

The statement from the office of Special Assistant to the President on National Assembly, (Senate) Senator Eta Enang has revealed.

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