Rainstorm wreaks havoc on Taraba College

Facilities seen to have been affected by the rainstorm include the staff quarters and some lecture theaters
Rainstorm wreaks havoc on Taraba College
Faculty affected by rainstorm at Taraba collegeFile

Rainstorm caused catastrophe during the weekend in Taraba State as buildings of the College of Agriculture in Ardo-Kola Local Government Council was destroyed in the state.

DAILY POST reports that the downpour, which occured about an hour, destroyed structures and facilities at the college.

Facilities affected by the rainstorm include the staff quarters and some lecture theaters belonging to the engineering department.

When interviewed, the College Provost, Yakubu Garjilla, confirmed that the rainstorm has negatively affected the college.

He beckoned at the government to immediately lend helping hands, the college, as stated by him, is expecting a team from The National Board for Technical Education for accreditation.

For the team to go ahead and accredit most of the programmes, the structures, as suggested by him, ought to be fixed before the much expected team arrived in the state.

Also shocked by the destruction the Head of Engineering Department, Abel Fulack, decried the high-level of destruction wrought by the rainstorm.

Supporting the position of the Provost, he called for urgent steps to fix the structures to provide a conducive learning atmosphere for the students.

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