Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research touts IUGB as a Model
Professor Saliou Touré, President of the International University of Grand Bassam (IUGB), and the IUGB community welcomed Mr. Gnamien Konan, Côte d'Ivoire's Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and his delegation to IUGB's campus on Friday, February 27, 2015.
President Touré also welcomed several other distinguished guests including ambassadors, government and private sector officials, local university presidents and other high levels officials who attended this event to learn of IUGB's progress and to tour its facilities.
Speaking to an audience of some 200 people, Minister Konan praised and noted the relevance of a university such as IUGB in Côte d'Ivoire, an American-Style University, teaching exclusively in English. He stated: "I want the International University of Grand-Bassam to be a model of an institution dedicated to employability [of its graduates], a model that will benefit our country..." Read more