The Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, on Friday inaugurated an ultra-modern building complex for the Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences for the Nigerian Army University, Biu, Borno State.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the university, which was established in 2017, commenced academic activities in 2018 with about 1,000 students into different courses of study.
The newly constructed science faculty complex comprises 47 offices, including offices for two deans of faculty and 24 classrooms and lecture halls as well as three laboratories.
Inauguration of the complex, Buratai disclosed that the facility was one of the numerous projects under construction in the university financed by both army and the federal government.
According to him, the vision of the university is to become a solution center in technology, research, and development for the promotion of self-reliance, creativity, and innovation in addressing the challenges of the Nigerian army, Nigerian military as well as the Nigerian nation.