As the world gets smaller, the demand for culturally competent nurses increases. Future nurses need to be open-minded towards international cooperation and willing to develop the quality of care from a cultural point of view. I encourage you, our students to be full participants in the free and open exchange of ideas and viewpoints that characterizes our department . On behalf of the department Nursing sciences , we invite you to discover the quality of our nursing education and the personalized attention you will receive from our staff , who support you on your journey to achieving your nursing professional goals. We commit ourselves to upholding the values as an academic institution, and to fostering an atmosphere that is respectful, supportive, and welcoming to all. There are countless ways for you to get involved and make connections with each other, such as through research and creative projects, student union , campus organizations, intercollegiate athletics and intramural sports, volunteer work in our community, and much more. I encourage you to take advantage of all that Ahmadu Bello university has to offer during your time here. “I welcome you again all students to the new class and hope you all will excel in all the theory and the practice . Remember “God will let us do what we can do before He will do what we cannot do.” may God speed you on your journey.