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Gombe: Yahaya approves acting provost for college of health science, technology

Gombe: Yahaya approves acting provost for college of health

Gombe State Governor, Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has approved the appointment of Dr Umar Mohammed as the Acting Provost/Sole Administrator of the Gombe State College of Health Science and Technology, Kaltungo.

The State Commissioner of Higher Education, Mohammed Shettima Gadam conveyed the governor's approval on Wednesday.

According to the commissioner, the appointment followed the resignation of the former Acting Provost, (Dr) Ahmed Wali Doho who contested and won the position of Chairman of Kwami Local Government Area in the recently conducted local council elections.

Ismaila Uba Misilli, the Governor's Director General, Press Affairs in a statement on Wednesday said the appointment was with immediate effect.

He added that Mohammed will hold the position in an acting capacity pending the appointment of a substantive Provost.

The statement partly reads: "Dr. Umar Mohammed, a seasoned academic with extensive leadership experience, was until this appointment, the Director of Academic Planning at the Federal University of Kashere.

"The Governor expects the new Acting Provost to bring his wealth of academic and administrative experience to bear in ensuring the smooth operation and development of the institution."

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