UNIPORT Appoints Prof. Stephen Okodudu Acting Vice Chancellor

Federal Government Appoints Prof. Stephen Agochi Okodudu Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Portharcourt (UNIPORT).

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof. Stephen Agochi Okodudu as the Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Port Harcourt for a period of six months.

The acting appointment is with effect from 13th July, 2020

Prof. Stephen Agochi Okodudu takes over from Ndowa Lale after five years as the institution’s vice chancellor.

The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration) will oversee the affairs of UNIPORT while the incumbent Vice chancellor, Prof. Ndowa Lale, proceeds on his leave starting June 12. 

Mr Lale was appointed vice chancellor of the university on July 2015 for a single five-year tenure

The minister wished Lale well in his future endeavours following his successful tenure in office as the 8th vice chancellor of UNIPORT.

Recall that the federal government dissolved the Governing Council of the university on May 27.