Governing Council appoints acting VC for Nasarawa Varsity


By Augustine Kuza, Lafia

The Pro Chancellor of the Nasarawa State University, Keffi and Chairman of Council Prof. Attahiru Muhammadu Jega has approved the appointment of Prof. Abdullahi Sallau Modibbo as the Acting Vice-Chancellor of the University pending the appointment of a substantive Vice-Chancellor.

According to a statement signed by the Secretary of the Council, Bala Ahmed and issued to journalist on Tuesday, the appointment takes effect from Tuesday 2nd April 2024.

The statement directs that as Acting VC, Professor Modibbo will cover the office of the Vice-Chancellor and take full responsibility for the day-to-day running of the institution in consultation with the Pro-Chancellor.

The appointment is coming as the tenure of Professor Suleiman Bala Mohammed popularly referred to as the “Buffalo Soldier” comes to an end on Tuesday 2nd April 2024.

Until his current appointment, Professor Abdullahi Sallau Modibbo was the DVC Academics of Nasarawa State University, Keffi.