The Federal Executive Council , at its meeting on Wednesday 3 February, 2021 approved licences for the establishment of  20 private Universities in Nigeria. They will run on a Provisional status for the next 3 years. The Universities are

Topfaith University, Mkpatak, Akwa Ibom State;

Thomas Adewumi University, Oko-Irese, Kwara State;

Maranathan University, Mgbidi, Imo State;

Ave Maria University, Piyanko, Nasarawa State,

Al-Istiqama University, Sumaila, Kano State.

 Mudiame University, Irrua, Edo State;

Havilla University, Nde-Ikom, Cross River State;

Claretian University of Nigeria, Nekede, Imo State;

NOK University, Kachia, Kaduna State

 Karl-Kumm University, Vom, Plateau State.

 James Hope University, Lagos, Lagos State;

Maryam Abacha American University of Nigeria, Kano, Kano State;

Capital City University, Kano, Kano State;

Ahman Pategi University, Pategi, Kwara State,

University of Offa, Offa, Kwara State.

 Mewar University, Masaka, Nasarawa State,

Edusoko University, Bida, Niger State;

Philomath University, Kuje, Abuja;

Khadija University, Majia, Jigawa State

Anan University, Kwall, Plateau State

 

Feb 6,2021