By Abdallah el-Kurebe
The Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto (UDUS) has won the 2011 European Quality Award because of the remarkable successes recorded by it in all academic endeavours, Prof. Riskuwa Shehu, the institution’s Vice Chancellor has disclosed.
Also, the University scored 68.9% in the 2011 Nationwide Institutional Accreditation Exercise by National University Commission (NUC).
Prof. Shehu who added that the University has a record of academic excellence, peace, absence of cultist as well as entrenched moral values, stressed that UDUS had grown to eleven faculties, postgraduate school, with about 16,000 students, presently.
“With regard to discipline, this University is second to none. It has it’s watchdogs all over the campuses to ensure that rules and regulations are obeyed,” he warned.