The Surveyor-General of the Federation (SGOF), Surv. Ebisintei Awudu, has described the Federal School of Surveying, Oyo, as a one-stop-shop in the training of surveyors in the various areas of specialisation, charging the institution to strive to maintain its high professional standards, amidst the challenges confronting it.
In a statement signed and issued by the Head, Press Unit of the office of the Surveyor-General, Mrs Grace Njoku, Surv. Awudu stated this when the outgoing Rector of the Citadel, Surv. Mohammed Abubakar called on him to formally present the newly appointed Ag. Rector of the School, Mr. Joshua Omalibu, to him in Abuja.
According to him, graduands from the Institution were so far, amongst the best in their fields of endeavour, especially in the practical aspect of the profession.
The SGOF, who was represented at the occasion by the Director, Mapping & Geo-information, Surv. George Takerhi, commended the Institution’s display of expertise in the training of staff of the Office of the Surveyor General of the Federation (OSGOF) during the switch over to digital technology.
The Surv. General who also doubles as the Chairman of the Citadel’s Governing Council assured them of his maximum co-operation towards ensuring that the School maintains its place of pride as a training ground for Surveyors and other related professions.