“The process of establishing the Automotive Engineering Programme in the Faculty of Technology has reached an advanced stage and very soon UI would start admitting students”, he said.
He also admired the board for its provision of equipment necessary for proper training in automotive engineering when it is eventually established.
Chairman of NADDC, Dr. Nankin Bagudu has also descanted that “the team was in the University of Ibadan to inspect the equipment supplied to UI in 2017 to aid learning for the development of automobile industry in Nigeria”, further explaining that the objective was to bring another improvement of automobile engineering quality in Nigeria and inspire the creation of a department for automobile engineering in the Institution.
Present at the occasion are NADDC members including Engineer B.E. Obayi, Mr. R.B. Salawu, Dr. L.A. Isah, Mr. David Oyetunji, Engineer A.O. Oyetade, Barr. A.T. Daniel, Mr. S.A. Adepoju, and Mr. Eni Ozeshe.