The Governor of Jigawa State, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, has appointed Prof. Sa’idu Babura as the new Pro-Chancellor of the Sule Lamido University.
This also means he’s Chairman of the Governor Council of the University.
We know this because this information was shared in a statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Adamu Abdulkadir, on Monday in the state capital, Dutse.
Prof. Babura is a Professor of Oral Literature with special interest on Northern Nigerian Literature and former lecturer in the Department of English and French Languages, Bayero University, Kano. Bayero University is one of the largest universities in Northern Nigeria.