Governor Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has approved the appointments of chairmen and members of governing councils for the four state-owned tertiary institutions.
This was contained in a statement signed by Mohammed Abdullahi, Secretary to the Nasarawa State Government (SSG), on Friday.
According to the statement, the reconstitution of the council was in the exercise of governor’s powers as Visitor to the institutions and in line with the relevant enabling laws establishing them.
Prof. Adamu Baike was appointed Chairman of the governing council of Nasarawa State University, Keffi, while Mahmud Zubairu was appointed chairman of College of Education, Akwanga.
Dr Dominic Bako is to chair the governing council of the College of Agriculture, Lafia, while Muhammadu Bako, the Emir of Karshi, was also appointed chairman of the Nasarawa State Polytechnic, Lafia.
“Other members of the councils include: Vice Chancellor, Provosts and Registrars of the four institutions.
“Others are, representatives of Ministries of Education, Finance, Commerce, Works, Justice, supervising bodies, among others,” it added.
The statement said that the governing councils would be inaugurated at a date to be announced later.