The Federal University, Oye-Ekiti, FUOYE, on Tuesday announced that the Federal Government has appointed Dr Mohammed Yahuza as the 4th Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council of the university.
Disclosing tis development in a statement made available to newsmen in Oye-Ekiti, the Deputy Director Corporate Services of the university, Mr Adeyinka Ademuyiwa, said that Yahuza was appointed along with four others on July 13, at the National Universities Commission, NUC, auditorium by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu in Abuja, to oversee the affairs of the university.
The statement said that Dr Yahuza, who hails from Yobe State, is a veterinary scientist and a retired Director of Administration at the Federal Ministry of Health.
The new chairman, according to the statement, will be supported in governing affairs of the university by experienced and trusted personalities, with the likes of Alhaji Ali Kolo, Engr. Sabo Inuwa, Prof. Ibrahim Buba and Mr Femi Okeowo.
Ademuyiwa said that the management of the university was delighted with the appointment and looking forward to working with the new governing council members to further improve the growth and development of the institution.
The deputy director assured the chairman of the council of the staff’s cooperation and support to take the university to an enviable height during their tenure.