A statement by the College Provost, Dr Nuhu Solomon Anyegwu, on Friday in Lokoja, said the college received the letter for the full accreditation from the Registrar, Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) on Thursday, that four of the five departments in the college had been fully accredited.
According to Anyegwu, the full accredited programmes includes: Health Information Management Department (5 years), Community Health Department (4 years), Medical Laboratory Department (5 years).
He added that the Pharmacy Technician Department already granted approval to commence training while initial provisional accreditation status was being awaited.
The provost explained that the development was the outcome of the accreditation inspections carried out by the various regulatory boards in 2018 for the affected programmes.
Anyegwu thanked the Registrar of the Council for its support and promised to tackle all observations raised in the letter.
The provost expressed his heartfelt gratitudes and appreciation to His Excellency, the visitor to the college, Gov. Yahaya Bello, for his contributions and special developmental attention he had given to the College.
''These really attest to your good governance and interest for the welfare of the College,”Anyegwu said.