Ojukwu University promotes 25 staff to professional cadre

In her 76th committee meeting, the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University Igbariam, Anambra, Appraisal and Promotion Committee (A&PC) announced the promotion of 25 staff members to the positions of Reader and Professor, respectively.

At the University’s 127th Senate on March 27, 2024, Ag. Vice Chancellor Prof. Kate Azuka Omenugha announced the promotions, congratulated the newly promoted staff, and tasked them with integrating their wealth of experience into the administration’s vision for the university’s growth and development.

Those promoted to the ranks of Professor include;

  • Dr. Ego E. Dike – Public Administration
  • Dr. Njideka Ebisi – Sociology
  • Dr. Daniel Enibe – Agric Economics and Extention
  • Dr. Ogonna Ifebi – Economics
  • Dr. Bruno Ibekilo – Economics
  • Dr. Emmanuel Iloh – Pure & Industrial Chemistry
  • Dr. Samuel Muoneke – Philosophy
  • Dr. Chinedum Obikeze – Marketing
  • Dr. Chibuike Oguanobi – Economics
  • Dr Ndidi Okolo – Architecture
  • Dr Johnny Okongwu – Law
  • Dr. Chukwuekwe Ukpaka – Biological Sciences
  • Dr. Onyechi Uzoka – Marketing

Those promoted to the ranks of Reader include;

  • Dr. Anselem Achebe – Linguistics/Igbo
  • Dr. Ifeanyi Evisi – Community Medicine
  • Dr. Stella Ezeaki – Educational Management
  • Dr. I. C. Ezeomedo – Environmental Sciences
  • Dr. Edith Madukasi – Environmental Management
  • Dr. Chidi Muoghalu – Elect/Elect Engineering
  • Dr. Ifeoma Njelita – Community Medicine
  • Dr. Theresa Ofor – Accountancy
  • Dr. Clement Okeji – Library and Information Science
  • Dr. Meg Okeke – Agric Economics and Extention
  • Dr. Lawrence Okoye – Banking and Finance and
  • Dr. Uche Umeh – Community Medicine

The promotion information was contained in a statement signed and made available to Journalists in Awka, on Friday by the University’s Public Relations Officers, Dr. Harrison Madubueze.