Yari, who made the announcement at the presentation of the 2019 appropriation proposal said, the development followed the registration of the state university by the National Universities Commission (NUC).
He revealed that the construction of the institution in his home local government headquarters of Talata-Mafara, had now reached an appreciable level to prepare it for the pioneer students.
He assured that the new intake would have nothing to fear as the state government had put all necessary security measures to ensure safety in the institution.
Orient Campus Gist reports that the governor had been there for the past eight years. Yari would now move to the National Assembly as the senator-elect to represent Zamfara West at the senate.