The Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson, on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. appointed Prof. Steve Azaiki OON, as the new Pro- Chancellor of Niger Delta University, Wilberforce Island.
According to him Prof. Azaiki is one of the founding fathers of the university and has tirelessly taken the university to a greater heights, Prof. Azaiki is competent and acceptable by the global community of his ability as a reformer and has demonstrated over the years that he is in a class of his own as a technocrat, we all has seen and felt his positive impacts.
As the newly appointed Pro- Chancellor of the university, he is in a better position to represent the university and Nigeria’s interests on the world stage.
His Excellency urged Prof. Azaiki, to use his position to advocate for greater advancement in our educational system.
In this regard, we urge Prof. Azaiki to use his esteemed position to revitalize Bayelsa State educational system.