The Federal Ministry of Education on Tuesday approved a list of 8 universities following a Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting presided by Nigerian vice president Yemi Osinbajo in Aso Rock on Wednesday 2 October 2016.
Minister of Education Anthony Onwuka said the private universities have been granted 5-year operational licenses, valid till their next supervision for valid standards.
He gave the list of universities as:
- Anchor University, Ayobo, Lagos
- Arthur Jarvis Akpabuyo University, Calabar, Cross River
- Clifford University, Owerinta, Abia
- Coal City University, Enugu
- Crown Hill University, Kwara
- Dominican University, Ibadan, Oyo
- Kola Daisy University, Ibadan, Oyo State
- Legacy University, Okija, Anambra State