The Committee of Federal Polytechnics Rectors (COFER) has appointed the Rector, Yaba College of Technology (Yabatech), Dr. Margaret Kudirat Ladipo as its Chairman for the next two years.
The appointment of a new executive was the high point of COFER 21st regular meeting held in Abuja over the weekend.
Also at the meeting, the Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti, Dr. T.T. Akande was appointed Vice Chairman while Dr. S. M. Musa, the Rector, Federal Polytechnic, Bauchi was appointed COFER Treasurer.
In his valedictory message, the outgoing Chairman, Dr. Phillipa Idiogho of Federal Polytechnic, Auchi who was represented by Dr. M. O. Olatinwo thanked the members for their unalloyed support during her tenure. She prayed that the new executive may pilot the committee to greater heights.
Dr. Ladipo in her acceptance speech solicited the support and cooperation of the members promising to do her best to move the committee to the next level.
The Rector, Kaduna Polytechnic, Dr. M.B. Ibrahim thanked the new executive and the entire members of COFER for their high sense of commitment to the affairs of the committee.