Idigba Youth Development Association (IYDA) has felicitated with Prof. Muhammed Mustapha Akanbi (SAN) on his emergence as the Vice Chancellor of the Kwara State University (KWASU).
The group, in a statement signed by its secretary, Mallam Abdulfatah Sadiq Elewure, in Ilorin, the Kwara State Capital, described Akanbi as an erudite scholar whose past and present credence in the academics is without blemish.
The group expressed confidence that Prof Akanbi would deploy his wealth of experience in lifting the fortunes of the citadel of learning, describing his emergence as another great milestone in the history of the University.
The statement reads in part, “The impact of your family through Mustapha Akanbi Foundation is one of the public credentials that deepen our hope in your appointment as the new Vice-Chancellor. It is our expectation that you will put your skills to continue to make the university a pace setter in the nation’s educational sector. We are confident that with your leadership, the university will produce great men and women that will put Kwara and indeed Nigeria in the world map.
“On behalf of the people of Idigba community, most especially the youths, we pray that Almighty Allah to guide and guard you throughout your tenure as the head of the institution.”
The Kwara State Governor, Mall AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq had announced Prof. Muhammed Mustapha Akanbi SAN, as the new Vice- Chancellor of the Kwara State University, Malete, earlier on Wednesday.