Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has constituted a 17-man advisory committee on the upgrading of the Shehu Shagari College of Education (SSCOE), Sokoto, to a University of Education. The advisory committee according to a press statement released from the office of the special adviser on media and publicity to the governor, Muhammad Bello, is headed by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Sokoto State University, Prof. Muhammad Zayyan Umar, and will soon be inaugurated by the governor.