Breaking: Senate passes bill scrapping HND/BSc dichotomy
The Nigerian Senate, on Wednesday, passed a bill seeking to abolish the dichotomy between the Higher National Diploma certificate and the university degree holders in the country.
The bill, which was sponsored by Senator Ayo Akinyelure, passed the third reading on the floor of the Senate at plenary.
The Chairman, Senate Committee on tertiary institutions and TETFUND, Ahmad Kaita, presented his report and all the amended six clauses were approved by the Senate.
The issue of scrapping the dichotomy between HND and BSc holders has lingered for long generating protest from those affected.