Buhari Appoints Ooni as UNN Chancellor

Filed in Education News, General | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On February 20, 2016

The federal government has appointed Ooni of Ife, Oba Enitan Adeyeye Ogunwusi (Ojaja 11) as the chancellor, University of Nigeria (UNN), Nsukka.

President Muhammadu Buhari

The appointment was confirmed by President Muhammadu Buhari.


Reacting over the appointment in a statement on Thursday, the director of media and public affairs to Ooni, Comrade Moses Olafare said the development would further enable the monarch to build more bridges of friendship especially across the Niger.

“His appointment as chancellor, University Of Nigeria, Nsuka is considered as a positive sign that can further enhance peaceful coexistence of our dear nation as it was clearly stated in the letter of appointment written and signed by Honourable Minister of Education, Alhaji Adamu Adamu on behalf of Mr President that Kabiyesi’ appointment is based on his wealth of experience and his capacity to manage men and resources, which he has demonstrated in the administration of his Kingdom in the last three months.”


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