Effort to make Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, MAPOLY, Abeokuta, Ogun State a degree awarding institution is in top gear as the state Governor Senator Ibikunle Amosun has liaised with National Universities Commission to realise this.

The governor said at the 14 convocation ceremony of the polytechnic on Thursday and that soon the institution would be awarding degrees.

  “I am happy to inform you that very soon you will see the effects of the efforts we have made. We have approached the NUC and I can assure you that they will give you a special surprised very soon”. 

“The state government in conjunction with the governing council has approached the National University Commission with a view to making the Polytechnic a degree-awarding institution”

“We have approached the NUC and I can assure you that they will give you a special surprised very soon”. 

The governor used the occasion to give automatic employment to 30 first class Students of the institution.

Amosun who is an alumnus of the institution said he would not only offer students with distinction automatic employments but would also sponsor them to further their studies.