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Broke BCC snub NUST
05 Oct 2016 at 14:41hrs | Views
Bulawayo City Council has turned down a request by the National University of Science and Technology (NUST) to sponsor an award for its 19th graduation.
NUST is due to hold its annual graduation on November 4.
President Robert Mugabe is expected to grace the occasion as the university chancellor.
On August 22, NUST wrote to council requesting for sponsorship for best graduating student in the department of Records and Archives and Management.
Council's engineering department suggested sponsoring STEM.
However, council said it was facing financial challenges " and would find it difficult to assist".
It then resolved to reject the request.
Source - Byo24News