Onazi Chico Ochapa was born 20 November 1936, in Igumale, Benue State, Nigeria.He attended Boys' Secondary School, Gindiri for his secondary education, and further attended the Nigerian College of Arts, Science and Technology, Zaria.Onazi received a bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of London.
The Governing Council, Management, Staff and Students of The Federal Polytechnic Offa have congratulated Alhaji Tajudeen Owoyemi, Chairman Avalon Intercontinental on his conferment as the Asiwaju of Offa Kingdom. This was contained in a good will message signed by the Rector of the Polytechnic, Dr. Lateef Olatunji.
Professor Obiora Ike was born in Gusau, Zamfara State, Northern Nigeria.Obiora Ike held degrees in Philosophy, Theology, Economics, Journalism and Political Science.He obtained his doctorate degree in Bonn, Germany, with a specialization in Ethics.He is also a catholic priest who held various positions in churches, society and state within Africa and in Europe.
1) Osun Govt Confirms The Resignation Of Oyetola’s aide.Recently, Gboyega Oyetola confirmed the resignation of Idiat Babalola, who was the commissioner for "Federal Matters" in the state.The governor also congratulated Babalola on her federal appointment, as Chairman, Governing Council, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo.
UNIJOS GOVERNING COUNCIL EXTENDS REGISTRAR’S TENURE The 13th Governing Council of the University of Jos has extended the tenure of the Registrar of the University, Chief Monday Danjem for an additional one (1) year.
GOVERNING COUNCIL STATE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECH UNDERTAKES NEEDS ASSESSMENT OF THE INSTITUTION •••Highlights Gov Emmanuel's Revolution in Education •••Seeks Ikono TRC, Unions' Collaboration As part of their avowed determination to deliver on the mandate bestowed on them by the State Governor; Mr Udom Emmanuel, the Governing Council of the College of Science and Technology, embarked on a needs assessment visit to the College situated at Nung Ukim in Ikono Local Government Area. The Governing Council
Ekiti varsity lifts ban on union proscription, announces immediate resumption of academic activities
Ekiti State University (EKSU), Governing Council has announced the lifting of ban on the proscription of staff unions in the institution.The institution also announced the immediate resumption of academic activities.Recall that the Governing Council of the institution announced the immediate closure of the university, suspension of academic activities and proscription of all staff and non-staff unions.
The dust is yet to settle over the leadership crisis which hit the University of Lagos, Akoka, following the reinstatement of sacked former Vice-Chancellor, Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe and dissolution of the University's Governing Council. The Federal Government vide a press statement by the Ministry of Education, dated November 11, 2020, had copiously stated: "the Governing Council of the University of Lagos chaired by Dr. B.O. Babalakin is hereby dissolved". But, Dr Wale Babalakin, who had resigned his position
The Management of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta(FUNAAB) has dispelled rumours of an ongoing massive recruitment exercise in the Institution. The University, in a disclaimer via a press statement signed by the Registrar and Secretary to the Governing Council, Dr Bola Adebola, stated that a widely circulated announcement which went viral earlier, did not originate from the University. FUNAAB VC, Prof Felix Kolawole Salako The University's statement read: "Our attention has been called to information
The University of Ibadan, the oldest in the country, has been embroiled in crisis for a while now, over the appointment of a substantive Vice-Chancellor when the tenure of the incumbent, Prof. Idowu Olayinka expires next Monday. Similarly, attempts to choose a new VC took a blow on Wednesday, as four members of the Governing Council of the university walked out at the meeting which was part of the selection process. According to vanguardngr, the members, who walked out were the two external members appointed
Comrade Issa Aremu, Director-General of the Michael Imoudu National Institute for Labour Studies (MINILS) in Ilorin, has praised President Muhammadu Buhari for signing the new global push for countries like Nigeria to increase national education budgets by 50% over the next two years and up to 100% by 2025.
A New Vice-Chancellor emerges at the Federal University of Lafia. The Governing Council of the Federal University of Lafia wishes to inform the general public that Professor Shehu Abdur-Rahman is now the Vice-Chancellor of the FULIFIA. Professor Shehu Abdur-Rahman was formally the Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture as now emerged as the Vice-Chancellor of FULIFIA, following his appointment by the Governing Council of the University. Abdur-Rahman victory was outstanding after contesting with 43 other scholars,
It was a jubilation galore for many members of the academic staff and non-academic staff of University of Lagos today as the news of the reinstatement of their sacked Vice-Chancellor, Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe popped into the air. Following the report submitted to President Mohammodu Buhari by the Special Visitation Panel to the University, President Buhari, through a press statement signed by Mr Ben-Bem Goong, Director, Press and Public Relations in the Ministry of Education, approved the reinstatement of Ogundipe.
...Reiterates Commitment to Quality Education The Oyo State Government, on Friday, said it has trained all Management staff of State-owned tertiary institutions, to enhance the provision of quality education to its citizens. The Commissioner for Education Science and Technology, Barrister Olasunkanmi Olaleye, while speaking during a Seminar held for Governing Council members and management staff of Oyo State-owned tertiary institutions in Ibadan reiterated Government's commitment to provide access to quality education for all citizens.
Abia State Governor, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has approved the appointment of Prof Onyemachi Maxwell Ogbulu as the new Vice Chancellor of Abia State University with effect from the 1st of December, 2020. The appointment follows the formal presentation of the recommendation of the Governing Council led by Senator Adolphus Wabara, PhD, to the Governor sequel to the expiration of the tenure of the incumbent Vice Chancellor, Prof Uche Ikonne, on the 30th of November, 2020. Until his appointment, he was the Deputy Vice-Chancellor
The UNILAG's Governing Council, headed by Babalakin had taken out Ogundipe at its gathering in Abuja on August 12, over charges of infractions and gross offense. The board, nonetheless, selected Prof. Theophilus Omololu Soyombo of the Faculty of Social Sciences as the Acting Vice-Chancellor. However, Ogundipe denied the charges and in this manner moved toward the court to challenge his removal.In an offer to restore quiet to the college, the FG asked both Ogundipe and Babalakin to "move to one side. On Wednesday,
Recently when the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Plateau State University Bokkos Chapter, declared a strike just when students were preparing to resume after spending months at home due to the national ASUU strike, many parents, students and concerned citizens were taken aback by this unfortunate development. Of course the lecturers had their grievances which informed their decision to embark on the strike action as enunciated by the Chairman of ASUU in the institution, Dr. Bentse Pamson who briefed
The Honourable Minister of State for Health has pledged to support the Institute of Public Analysts of Nigeria (IPAN) to ensure that their goals of better nationwide healthcare services are realized. Dr. Mamora made this pledge of support in his office when members of IPAN paid him a courtesy visit on the 14th of December, 2020. The visitors disclosed that they came to commend the Health Ministry’s remarkable response to the COVID-19 pandemic that has benefited all Nigerians and to also seek the intervention
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) Governing Council has reportedly approved 96 new Nigerian Industrial Standards for the country.The Standards cover Chemical Technology, Electrical-Electronics, Food-Agriculture, Textile-Leather and Services.
FG APPOINTS FUTA’S PROFESSOR AMOO MEMBER, ABU GOVERNING COUNCIL The Federal Government has appointed Professor Isiaka Adekunle Amoo of the Department of Chemistry, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria as a member of the Governing Council of the Ahmadu Bello University, ABU Zaira.