From Paul Orude Bauchi
Governing Council of Federal University, Gashua (FUGA), Yobe State, has approved the promotion of 89 academic staff to various ranks, 129 senior non-teaching staff to various ranks and 24 junior staff to various senior positions.
According to a statement by Adamu Saleh, head, Information and Protocol Unit, the council approved the promotions at the university’s 23rd regular meeting, yesterday.
The statement disclosed the council also approved the promotion of three senior academics to the rank of readers following the receipt of favourable external assessment report on them.
Those promoted to the rank of readers are Mathias Ojo (Sociology), Yunus Jibrin Hassan (Islamic studies) and Adekoyeni Oludare (Home Science and Management).
Commenting on the council’s decision, the Vice Chancellor, Maimuna Waziri, congratulated the newly promoted staff on their well deserved promotions and urged them to dedicate themselves to the services of the university in order to justify their promotions.