17 Jan 2020


The Vice Chancellor Distinguished Professor E. Uche Ikonne has assured members of the senior staff association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) of the continued commitment of his administration to the welfare of staff of the University.
The Vice Chancellor who gave the assurance during a courtesy call of the Executive members of SSANU to him, expressed his appreciation for the friendly visit and kind their sentiments, urging them to always partner with management to deliver quality service at all times for the smooth running and good image of the University especially in these times of social media dominance, were any negative act is magnified for global consumption.
According to him, ABSU is a highly rated University noted for academic excellence and quality service and many are watching and waiting for any little lapse which they would use to disparage the image of the University, and assured of the determination of management to continue to uphold the principles of excellence of the founding fathers, urging them to key into the same vision in the discharge of their duties.
He informed them that management is working towards the promotion of staff very soon, as well as address some the requests of the union.
Earlier, the Chairman of SSANU and leader of the delegation, comrade Ojo Obasi Ezichi explained that they have come to thank the Vice Chancellor for the prompt payment of their salaries particularly the 2019 December salary before the Christmas break, and pledged the cooperation and commitment of the union to ensure that staff discharge their duties effectively.
In a vote of thanks, the Vice Chairperson, Kalu Elekwa thanked the Vice Chancellor and prayed God for more grace upon him and members of management in the New Year.