Federal Polytechnic, Kaura-Namoda

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The Federal Polytechnic, Namoda is based in Kaura-Namoda, Zamfara State, Nigeria. It was founded in June 1983 by President Shehu Shagari, and has over 5,000 students. It provides full-time and part-time courses in Technology, Applied Science, Commerce and Management, leading to National Diplomas and Higher National Diplomas.[1] The polytechnic is the only tertiary educational institution in the town of 300,000.[2] In November 2009, the Africa Youths International Development Foundation signed a memorandum of understanding to provide financial support to upgrade the facilities.[3]

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  1. ^ "Welcome". Federal Polytechnic, Kaura Namoda. Retrieved 2010-03-21. 
  2. ^ MIKE JIMOH (March 7, 2010). "Kaura Namoda: Two mystery trees and magical river". Daily Sun. Retrieved 2010-03-21. 
  3. ^ "AFYIDEF'S 2009 ANNUAL REPORT". Africa Youths International Development Foundation. Retrieved 2010-03-21.