By Bukola Olasanmi
The Chancellor, Kano state University of Science and Technology (KUST), Wudil, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, has given the approval for the recruitment of 15 foreign Professors into the university.
It was learnt that the professors would be on his payroll for 4 years.
Vice Chancellor of the University Professor Shehu Alhaji Musa disclosed this at a press briefing held in Kano on Friday where he spoke about some developmental strides recorded in the university recently.
According to him, the university had also had 600 additional academic staff recruited recently by the state government as part of the state government efforts to see that the university thrives among its peers.
He added that, the Chancellor of the University had taken the burden of payment of their salaries for four years with possible extension to eight years in addition to building, furnishing their accommodation within the University.