The Board of Directors of the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) has approved the appointment of Professor Owunari Georgewill as the university’s ninth vice chancellor.
Professor Georgewill Owunari is the new Vice Chancellor of University of Port-Harcourt (UNIPORT).
The chairman of the University of Port Harcourt’s board of directors, Senator Andrew Uchendu, announced Friday.
Senator Uchendu said Prof. Owunari from the Department of Pharmacology emerged from twelve other candidates for the university’s top position.
University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) Gets New Vice Chancellor
He said the council had complied with the provisions of the Higher Education Law regarding the election of the Vice Chancellor.
He said: “After interviewing about 12 candidates, we have found three of them who could also be appointed on behalf of President Muhammadu Buhari, and following the selection committee report, the board approved the appointment of Professor Gjorge Owunari as the 9th Deputy Chancellor of the University of Port Harcourt.”
After being declared a VC, Prof. Owunari turned to reporters and promised to carry everyone along during his time in office.
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