The Governing Council of the Federal University Gashua (FUGASHUA) has approved the appointment of Professor Maimuna Waziri as the 3rd substantive Vice-Chancellor of the University.
The Governing Council Federal University Gashua has approved the appointment of Professor Maimuna Waziri as the 3rd Vice-Chancellor of the University.
Announcing the Council’s decision after the 5th Council meeting held on Saturday, 16th January 2021 the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council, Mallam Ibrahim Akuyam said forty-eight (48) Professors applied for the position out of which twenty-five (25) were shortlisted for interaction. Three best candidates emerged from which the Council chose Professor Maimuna Waziri as the new Vice-Chancellor.
Mallam Akuyam said on behalf of the Governing Council of the University. “I wish to formally convey the approval of the Council for the appointment of Professor Maimuna Waziri as the 3rd Vice-Chancellor of the University.”
While congratulating the new Vice-Chancellor, Chairman called on him/her to ensure that he/she carries all the staff along.
Professor Waziri is to succeed the incumbent Vice-Chancellor Professor Andrew Haruna whose tenure will end on 10th February 2021.
Professor Maimiuna Waziri is a Professor of Chemistry