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Alaafin of Oyo appointed UNIMAID Chancellor

19 August 2015, 19:08

Abuja - The federal government has appointed the Alaafin of Oyo Oba Lamidi Olayiwola Adeyemi III as the Vice-Chancellor UNIMAID Prof. Ibrahim A. Njodi, Vanguard reports.

The Vice-Chancellor UNIMAID Prof. Ibrahim A. Njodi presented to the traditional ruler his appointment letter at the Oba’s palace when he paid him a courtesy call in Oyo State Wednesday.

Njodi told the Chancellor that the University will be forty years since it’s establishment at the end of this year and stated that the University Management intends to celebrate the enormous though modest achievements attained over the years along with the 22nd combined convocation ceremony of the University.

Also read: UI gets new Deputy Vice-Chancellor

The occasion he also said will be used for the investiture of the Oba as the Chancellor of the University.

Oba (Dr) Abdul-Hamid Olayiwola Adeyemi III thanked the Federal Government for finding him worthy of being Chancellor to the University of Maiduguri and assured that he will do everything possible within his powers to ensure that the University is globally recognised in all its fields of human endeavours.

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