Nigeria’s telecommunications company is set to partner with the University of ILORIN on ICT infrastructure which is partly in a quest to have a robust relationship with the institution as well as help reduce the university’s budget on ICT.
Globacom also supports the campus on cashless behavior where it will carry a pilot project with the institution. With paperless meetings held at the university by the senate and council, the company has also partnered to provide cashless system, LCD notice boards, electronic identity card, online voting for students union election and the recent distribution of PC tablets to all fresh students.
The university is the first in the country to use electronic voting system to conduct Students’ union election. The explained that the result was collated, analysed and announced within one hour of the election.
“We are the right choice for you. The university is progressive, open and willing with a robust ICT unit. Globacom is free to site an out –station on the campus the university is another destination for Globacom.” said Prof Ambali