By: Willy Punvwet,
The Governing Council of the Federal University Lafia in Nasarawa State has approved the appointment of Professor Shehu Abdul-Rahman, as the new Vice Chancellor (VC) of the University.
In a statement by the Public Relations Officer of the University, Mallam Abubakar Ibrahim, the University disclosed that, Professor Shehu Abdul-Rahman, emerged the best out of 43 candidates, who contested for the position of the Vice Chancellor of the University.
Professor Shehu Abdul-Rahman would now succeed, Professor Sanusi Liman, whose tenure elapses on 10th February, 2021.
Meanwhile, the Chairman of the Governing Council, Professor Munzali Jubril has called on the new Vice Chancellor to consolidate on the achievements of his predecessors towards taking the University to enviable heights.
Until his appointment as the Vice Chancellor (VC), Professor Shehu Abdur Rahman, was the Dean, Faculty of Agriculture in the University.