The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Noah Yusuf has been elected as the Vice Chairman of the Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Registrars of Private Universities in Nigeria (CVCRPUN) during the 11th Conference which was hosted by Bowen University, Iwo, Osun State held between Wednesday, October 7 and Thursday, October 8, 2021. The Conference was attended by over 50 Vice-Chancellors and Registrars drawn from Universities across different parts of the country, including Prof. Noah Yusuf, Vice-Chancellor of Al-Hikmah University and the Registrar, Dr. R. M. Oladimeji. The newly elected Chairman is Prof. K. A. Adeyemi, the Vice-Chancellor of Lead University, Ibadan.
The Outgoing Chairman, Prof. Timothy Olagbemiro, who is the Pioneer Vice-Chancellor of Edwin Clark University, expressed gratitude to members for their support and cooperation during his 5-year tenure and admonish them to accord similar cooperation to the incoming executives.
The Executive Secretary of TETFUND, Prof. Suleiman Elias Bogoro, fSPSP, addressed members via zoom while he was physically represented by Dr. Ayo Popoola, Deputy Technical Assistant, Research and Development matters to the Executive Secretary, who also delivered a message from the Executive Secretary.
Two members made presentations at the Conference on Experience sharing of their success stories: Prof. Juan M. Elegido, Vice-Chancellor of Pan-Atlantic University, Lagos and Prof. Ademola S. Tayo, Vice-Chancellor, Babcock University, Ilisan-Remo, Ogun state.
The new Executives are expected to be inaugurated in January, 2022.