By Akon Etumukwa
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the 2018 intervention guideline of the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) worth N161 billion.
Executive Secretary of TETFund, Dr Abdulahi Baffa, who disclosed this during a chat with newsmen in Abuja, said the amount represents the education tax collected in 2017.
Baffa described the intervention as another massive boost to
The TETFund boss said the approved sum of N161 billion has been allocated
“Consequently, each public
He invited all beneficiary institutions to
Baffa also disclosed that as at November 2018, the total education tax collection stood at N200,793,193,208.54, indicating an increase of
According to him, the growth in the
“The increased collection
“In 2018 Fund disbursement for the
“The Fund reaped the
He said in 2018, the Board of Trustees of
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