Out-going Chairman of Association of Nigerian University Professional Administrators (ANUPA), Alex- Ekwueme Federal University, Ndufu Alike Chapter, Mr F.U Onwumere, on Thursday, September 28, 2019, led the new executives on a visit to Vice- Chancellor, Prof. Chinedum Nwajiuba, to mainly present the new team to the Chief Executive of the university, as he (Onwumere) bows out of office.

VC, Prof. Nwajiuba addressing ANUPA Executives

Receiving the new ANUPA officials at the Vice- Chancellor’s Conference Room, VC, Prof. Nwajiuba congratulated the new Chairman, Dr. Mrs F.C Albi-Oparaocha and her team for emerging as new executives, to carry on with the responsibility of providing leadership for the AE-FUNAI chapter of the association and support for the national body.   He charged them to be up and doing, so as to take the managerial affairs of the university to greater height, bearing in mind that good administration of every office is the key to success.

Outgoing Chairman, Mr. F.U Onwumere presenting the new Exco to VC

Nwajiuba encouraged the association to closely liaise with the university management, so as to collaborate and gain managerial support in any way they can, while advising them to make their expectations moderate, bearing in mind that AE-FUNAI is still a young university.

The new Chairman, expressed delight for the Vice-Chancellors style of leadership, ranging from sponsoring the association to Abuja for their inauguration, creation of different Directorates and Centres, accreditations, global ranking, infrastructural development, and so on. She said that they are happy and proud to work with him, attesting that by the time Prof. Nwajiuba concludes his tenure, he would be counted among the happiest persons on earth, because he should have impacted so much on the university community and the nation.

VC, Prof. Nwajiuba (C), DVC, Prof Elom (2nd L) and the ANUPA Exco.

Dr Mrs.Albi-Oparaocha, used the medium to appeal to VC to continue to carry the association along, assisting the members financially, so as to continue to go for training, because according to her, ANUPA as an association is all about training. She further invited Nwajiuba to register as member, since ANUPA is all about effective administrative performance, which VC has exhibited excellently.

Other officers of ANUPA, AE-FUNAI Chapter who were present at the meeting were Mr. John Ogbole, Financial Secretary, Mrs. Amaka Kosisochukwu, Treasurer, and Mr. Emeka Opurum, PRO


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