IMSU Gets New Principal Officers [Registrar, Bursar, VC & DVC's]

Imo State Government (IMSG) Approves Appointment of New Principal Officers i.e Bursar, Registrar, Deputy Vice Chancellor (DVC) and Vice Chancellor (VC) in Imo State University (IMSU).

Following the removal of the Deputy Vice Chancellor Academics, Deputy Vice Chancellor Administration, Acting Registrar and Bursar of Imo State University, the Imo State government through the Honourable Commissioner for Education of Imo State Hon. Prof. B.T. O. Ikegwuoha have announced new appointments for the vacant principal offices.

With effect from April 1, 2020 this is how IMSU appointments stand for now:

1. ACTING BURSAR - Dr. O.J.E. Anyanwu

2. ACTING REGISTRAR - Dr. Julius Osuagwu

3. DVCs - None for now

4. VICE CHANCELLOR - Prof. Victoria Adaobi Obasi

The press release made available to IMSU SUG Director of Information Comr. Duru Victor effecting the removal of the erstwhile principal officers and confirming the new appointments goes thus:

PRESS RELEASE
Removal of two DVCs and the appointments of Ag. Bursar and Ag. Registrar of Imo State University Owerri
In accordance with the Imo State University Law no. 5, the tenure of office of the University Deputy Vice Chancellor is for a period of 2 years. Accordingly, the tenures of offices of the 2 University Deputy Vice Chancellors of Imo State: Prof. Cornelius Nkwam Uwaoma (DVC, Academics ) and Prof. B. E. B. Nwoke (DVC, Administration), expired jointly on February 6, 2020 but were still unlawfully and illegally kept in office.

Consequently, His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Imo State and Visitor to the University, Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodinma, has therefore directed that the 2 University Deputy Vice Chancellors vacate their Offices as stiputed by the University Law and hand over all University properties in their possessions by April 1, 2020.

Similarly, His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Imo State and Visitor to the University, Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodinma, has approved the removal from office of the Imo State University Bursar , Mr. Kingsley Mbamara and the Ag. Registrar: Mrs. Rosekate Ogbu and replaced them with: Dr. O. J. E. Anyanwu as the Acting Bursar and,
Dr. Julius Uzoma Osuagwu as the Acting Registrar of the University - both appointments take effect on April I, 2020.

The Honourable Commissioner for Education, Prof B. T. O Ikegwuoha signed on behalf of the Executive Governor of Imo State and Visitor to Imo State University

You are further directed to seek clearance and approval of any re-appointment or appointment to the office of the Deputy Vice Chancellor exclusively from the Executive Governor of Imo State and Visitor to the University.

On behalf of His Excellency and the Visitor, we thank them immensely for their contributions and valuable services to the growth of the University. We also wish them success in their future endeavors.

Professor B. T. O Ikegwuoha
Hon. Commissioner for Education