Founder and President of the high flying Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, (ABUAD), Aare Afe Babalola, (SAN), has, for the umpteenth time, urged the Federal Government to revisit the Ekiti airport project, insisting that the delay in delivering the facility has been hampering the economic potential of the state.
The legal luminary cum entrepreneur also said Ekiti remains the only state yet to have an airport out of four others, which the Federal Government gave the nod to have an airport, including Zamfara and Gombe. Babalola also spoke about reasons why his university remains a leading private institution in Africa, while lamenting that no public university in Nigeria can yet claim to be world class. He made the remarks when a management team of The Sun Publishing Limited, comprising Mr. Femi Babafemi, Saturday Editor, Chidi Nnadi, Sunday Editor, Robert Obiora, Editorial Board chairman, and Mercy Ezeanozie, Business Development Manager, Sunday Sun paid him a visit in his office at the university campus. Read more