Governor Hope Uzodimma has fired Prof. Patrick Ekezie Egbule, Vice Chancellor of the Imo State University of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Umuagwo.
In a letter dated November 23, 2022 and signed by Chief Cosmas Iwu, Secretary to the Government of Imo State, the Governor gave his approval for Prof. Christopher Chiedozie Eze to serve as Acting Vice Chancellor of the university.
The statement read, “Professor Patrick Egbule has been approved for immediate removal as the Acting Vice Chancellor of the imo state University of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Umuagwo by His Excellency, Senator Hope Uzodimma.
“Consequently, in accordance with the law establishing the university, His Excellency has approved the immediate appointment of Prof Christopher Chiedozie Eze as the Acting Vice Chancellor of imo state University of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences, Umuagwo.
“While His Excellency wishes the former acting Vice Chancellor well in his future endeavours, he charges the Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof Chiedozie Eze to apply himself to the highest standards in the administration of the young institution.”