• Vice Chancellor Aspirant in UNIYO drags Governing council to Court over disqualification

    Vice Chancellor Aspirant in UNIYO drags Governing council to Court over disqualification

    Prof. Effiong Johnson, a Vice Chancellor aspirant in the University of Uyo, has challenged his disqualification by the Governing Council at the Federal High Court.

    Johnson, who is a former Dean of Students Affairs, said in Uyo on Sunday that he was surprised that only his name was omitted from those invited for final interview to the office of the Vice Chancellor.

    “As the university orator, I am not satisfied with the treatment meted to me by the governing council of which […]

  • University of Uyo gets new V.C, Prof Enefiok Essien

    University of Uyo gets new V.C, Prof Enefiok Essien

    Prof. Enefiok Essien has been appointed the new Vice Chancellor of University of Uyo (UNIYO).

    This was contained in a statement issued in Uyo on Monday by the university and signed by the Registrar, Mrs Edak Umondak. It noted that the appointment would take effect in December.

    The statement stated that Essien is a professor of Commercial Law, a two-time Dean, Faculty of Law, and Chairman, Committee of Deans, UNIYO.

    “Prof. Essien is taking over from Prof. Comfort Ekpo, who is completing her […]