The Permanent Secretary Federal Ministry of Education Mr. Andrew Adejo has approved the appointment of Dr. Ibrahim Babale Gashua as the Acting Rector Federal Polytechnic Damaturu, Yobe State.
This was contained in a press release singed by the Head of Information and Publublic Relation, Malam Muhammad Nura Nguru.
This is following the expiration of the tenure of the Rector of the insitution Engr. Dr. Usman Kallamu, which expired on August, 8th 2023.
The release confirmed that the appointment was approved in a letter dated 4th August, 2023 and signed by Ejeh A. U. Director Polytechnic Education and Allied Institutions of the Ministry.
It also indicated that the appointment of Dr. Babale who was the Deputy Rector Administration of the Polytechnic is for the period of six months in accordance with the provision of section 16(3) of the Federal Polytechnic (Amendment) Act 2019.
Meanwhile, there was a Handing and Taking over of mantle of leadership of the Federal Polytechnic Damaturu between Usman M. Kallamu and Ibrahim Babale Gashua which took place today, Tuesday, 9th, 2023 at the Multi purpose Hall of the Polytechnic.
Omale John Achimugu