Governor Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State has said his administration will continue to work in partnership with the Federal University of Kashere to ensure quality education in the state.
Yahaya, who made the promise while speaking at the 3rd, 4th and 5th combined convocation of the university, said his administration would do everything to ensure the state-owned institutions became citadel of academic teaching and learning and springboards for professionalism and excellence.
Yahaya congratulated the governing council, management and staff of the university and urged the graduating students to pursue greatness through self determination.
He said that for the university to succeed, it must carry out researches with a view to addressing human challenges.
In his message, President Muhammadu Buhari asked Nigerian Universities to carry out researches that could boost agricultural activities in the country.
VThe President, who was represented at the event, said his administration had adopted measures to address food shortage in the country.