The Vice Chancellor of University of Cross River State, Prof. Augustine Angba, has officially launched a students welfare project codenamed "Feed One, Train One Student (FOTOS)".
The launching took place on Friday, November, 5, 2021 at the New Cafe of Calabar campus as part of activities lined up to celebrate his one year anniversary as substantive Vice Chancellor of the institution.
The First Anniversary celebration ceremony started with a prayer session where praises and supplications were offered for the growth and development of UNICROSS.
In the second part of the ceremony, the Chairman of the occasion and Commissioner for Quality Education in Cross River State, Dr. Godwin Amanke in his opening remark, described the Vice Chancellor as a very good performer.
He said: "I am very delighted to be here. The first year has been very impactful and transformational. At the ministry of Education, we are delighted at his performance within his short stay in office."
The Honourable Commissioner added that the ministry is expecting more from the Vice Chancellor.
He said: "We expect a 100 meter race in five years to come. We expect that the university in a short while will surpass UNICAL in terms of admission. It is on this note that we changed the name to
The Vice Chancellor of UNICROSS, Prof. Augustine Angba, has urged students of the university to be vaccinated against Covid 19.
He made this known in his welcome Address at the UNICEF Covid 19 Sensitisation/Ureport drive that held in the University .
The Vice Chancellor revealed that the University had spent a lot of resources to ensure covid 19 compliance.
He thanked UNICEF for making UNICROSS the first University it is visiting in the South South of Nigeria, in its Covid 19 sensitisation and Ureport Drive .
In the same vein, the Vice Chancellor received in his office the Chief of Communication for Development UNICEF in Nigeria, Dr Rufus Eschoji and a senior Communication for Development Official at UNICEF, Mrs Safiya Akau as part of events to kick start the Covid 19 Sensitisation/Ureport drive in UNICROSS.
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