President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of vice-chancellors for the four federal universities of education and a Federal University of Health Sciences.
This was contained in a statement by the Federal Ministry of Education signed by Mr Sul Ya’u Sule, the Senior Special Assistant, Public Relations and Protocol to Malam Ibrahim Shekarau, the Minister of Education..
Accroding toi the statement, Prof. Martins Aghaji is the Vice-Chancellors for Federal University of Sciences, Otukpo, Benue, Prof. Richard King for Adeyemi University of Education, Ondo.
Prof. Sadiq Abubakar for Alvan Ikoku University of Education, Owerri, Prof. Victor Awonusi for Federal University of Education, Kano and Prof. Ibrahim Kolo for Federal University of Education, Zaria.
Their appointments was with with immediate effect.
The statement added that President Jonathan had also approved the appointment of Dr Nnamdi Olebara, the Special Adviser, Media to Shekarau, as member, Governing Council of Alvan Ikoku University of Education, Owerri.