AHMADU BELLO UNIVERSITY ZARIA, SASAKAWA AFRICAN FUND FOR EXTENSION EDUCATION (ABU SAFE)

Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria - Nigeria

Programme

ABU-SAFE programme consists of two and half years of academic activities and six to eight months of practical work (referred to as Supervised Enterprise Projects, SEPs). The programme was initially sponsored by the Sasakawa African Fund for Extension Education, but now it is sustained by the university. However, SAFE has continue to provide support in critical areas such as renovation of students hostels, financial assistance (partial scholarships) to students,staff training workshops in teaching extension models among others