Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin in Kwara State, has appointed Sen. Aliyu Wamakko as member of its Board of Trustees (BOT). This was contained in statement signed by Wamakko’s media aide, Malam Bashir Mani.
The statement said that the four years appointment was conveyed in a letter to the senator signed by the Founder of the University, Dr Abdulraheem Oladimeji.
Wamakko, it added was appointed for his “distinguished character, laudable achievements, sincerity of purpose, considerable wealth of experience and exemplary leadership style”.
Wamakko, a former governor of Sokoto State is currently the Chairman, Senate Committee on Basic and Secondary Education.
Al-Hikmah University, licensed by the Federal Government in 2005, is a faith-based private institution with strong Islamic content.