By Gabriel Chy Alonta
The Pro Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra state, Alhaji Azeez Oladetun Bello, has inaugurated the ‘Search Team’ for the appointment of a new vice chancellor in the institution.
Orient Campus Gist reports that the tenure of the incumbent vice chancellor, Prof. Joseph Ahaneku, would end on June 3rd, 2019.
The team members include: Chief Godwin Nduaguba Agu as Chairman, Hon. External Member of Council; Prof. Ikemefuna Uzochukwu of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Dr. Cordelia Ebenebe of the Department of Animal Science as Senate Representatives.
Others include, Prof. Vivian Nwogbo of the Department of Educational Management and Policy and Mr. Chinedu Achufusi of the Ekwueme Centre for Multi-Disciplinary Research as Congregation Representatives. King Ezediaso Anyichie is the Secretary/Registrar’s nominee.
The team is charged with the identification and nomination for consideration, suitable persons who are not likely to apply for the post of the vice chancellor on their own volition because they feel that it is not proper to do so.
The team would also ensure that such persons so identified turn in their applications on or before the deadline for submission of applications.