Gov Nyesom Wike sacks Rivers State University Vice chancellor. Blessing Didia, DEZ MAYORZ reports.

This comes few days after the governor  gave the VC ultimatum to respond to development in the school, due excess school sorting and insecurity.

Gov Wike also suspends the ongoing employment in the school, sets up  committee to investigate the employment process & report back to him.

Rivers State Governor and Visitor of the Rivers State University, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has relieved the Vice Chancellor of the Rivers State University , Prof Blessing Chimezie Didia of his appointment with immediate effect.

Also relieved of his appointment is the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration), Professor Magnus Oruwari.

Accordingly, Governor Wike has approved the appointment of Professor Opuenebo B. Owei, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics) as the Acting Vice Chancellor of the Rivers State University.


The Statement added that Governor Wike has suspended the ongoing employment exercise at the university.

Furthermore, a committee has been set up to investigate the employment exercise and report to the Rivers State Governor in two weeks.



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