Both youths and elders of Iwoland in jubilations as President Muhammadu Buhari approved the appointment of principal officers and members of the Governing Councils for the newly established College of Education, Iwo, Osun State.
According to a statement signed by Ben Bem Goong, Director Press and Public Relations on Thursday, April 8, in Abuja said the Chairmen and members of the Council of the affected institutions shall be inaugurated by the Minister of Education Malam Adamu Adamu at a date to be announced in due course.
Goong stated, the Federal College of Education, Iwo, Governing Council will be chaired by Alh. Liadi Tella, a former Executive Secretary of National Hajj Commission (NAHCOM), and Dr. Fatai Adebayo Lasisi, Bursar while Prof R. I Adebayo as the Provost. Also, former Executive Secretary of Iwo Local Government, Hon Kamar Alao, as a member of the Federal Polytechnic Offa, Governing Council and Alh Kola Uzamat as member, Governing Council, University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Others are Professor Dakas J. Dakas who is also appointed as the Chairman of the Federal Polytechnic, Ayede, Oyo State Governing Council and Dr Taofeek Adekunle as the Rector.
Federal Polytechnic, Ohodo, Enugu state, Chief Dr Sylvester Ameh, Chairman Governing Council, Prof Edwin Onyeneje, Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Ugep, Cross River, Prof Andrew Chukumeri, Chairman Governing Council and Prof Edward Ntui-Okay, Rector.
Federal Polytechnic, Shendam, Plateau state has Sixtus Abetianbe as Chairman and Dr Zakari Ya’u as Rector. At Federal Polytechnic, Monguno, Borno, Dr Umar Tambari is the Chairman while Prof Garba Mohammed is the Rector, Ibrahim Tukur is the Chairman Governing Council, Federal Polytechnic, Wannune, Benue state while Engineer Dr Terlumun Utser is the Rector. The Federal Polytechnic, Daura, Katsina has Chief Wasiu Olamide as Chairman while Federal Polytechnic, Kaltungo, Gombo has Micah Kamat as Chairman.
Federal College of Education (Technical), Ekhadolor, Edo has Prof Samuel Osato as Chairman and Dr Emmanuel Asagha as Provost.
Federal College of Education, Gidan Madi, Sokoto is chaired by Prof Okoro Nwanko and Faruk Zaki as Provost, College of Education, Odugbo, Benue, Sen Salisu Matori, Chairman, and Prof Joel Obo-Eriba as Provost, College of Education Jama’Are Bauchi, Hon Aminu Abdulfatah, Chairman, Prof Indo Jidda, Provost while College of Education (Tec), Isu, Ebonyi had Simon Shango as Chairman and Dr Okey Reuben Okechukwu as Provost respectively.