Abia State University (ABSU) Gets New Registrar

Abia State University (ABSU) Gets New Registrar

Abia State University (ABSU) Gets New Registrar

A new Registrar has been appointed by the Governing Council of  Abia State University (ABSU). He is Mr. Acho Elendu.

The Governing Council of Abia State University, at its 144th Regular Meeting, approved the appointment of Acho Elendu, as the Substantive Registrar of the University, effective 1st September 2020. Until his appointment, he was the Deputy Registrar, Public Affairs.

Abia State University (ABSU) Gets New Registrar

Mr. Acho Elendu is the first Alumnus of Abia State University to occupy such high office in the University


  •  Deputy Registrar, 2007, with over thirty (30) years post qualification working experience, twenty-five (25) of which have been in University Administration.
  •  B.Sc (Hons), Sociology.
  •  Postgraduate Diploma in Public Administration (PGDPA)
  •  Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  •  Master of Science (M.Sc), Public Administration.
  •  Ph.D (In view).

Abia State University (ABSU) Gets New Registrar

Member/Fellow of the Following Professional Associations:

  •  Member, Nigerian Institute of Management (Chartered), NIM
  •  Member, Nigerian Institute of Public Relations, NIPR
  •  Fellow, Institute of Corporate Administration of Nigeria
  •  Justice of Peace (JP)
  •  Jerusalem Pilgrim, (JP).

Service to the Nation/State

  •  Special Assistant to the Executive Governor, Abia State, Media.
  •  Head, Media and Mobilization, Abia State Independent Electoral Commission (ABSIEC).
  •  Principal Orientation Officer, National Orientation Agency (NOA), Abuja

In approving the appointment of Acho Elendu as the Substantive Registrar, Abia State University, the Governing Council considered the result of a highly competitive and transparent screening exercise which was keenly contested.

Abia State University is one of the state owned universities in Nigeria. These state academic institutions were created to expand admissions and bring professional skills, expertise and modern research facilities close to the city and rural dwellers, and have helped talented students to obtain higher education.

Abia State University offers undergraduate, graduate and doctorate degrees. It has two campuses- its main campus in Uturu; and the College of Law, College of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine housed by the campus in Umuahia, Abia State capital.

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