Hauwau Mukhtar Abdulkarim has been appointed the substantive Provost of the Federal College of Education, Technical, FCET Gusau in Zamfara State.
According to a statement signed and issued to newsmen on Sunday by the Director of Protocol and Information Unit, FCET, Gusau, Aliyu Umar, the appointment took effect from August 1.
“The new provost’s inauguration day showcased her resolute dedication, engaging in strategic meetings with college management, union representatives and making an inaugural visit to student hostels,” the statement added.
The statement also stated that Abdulkarim’s appointment heralded transformative era, breaking barriers and paving the way for empowerment for future generations.
It also said that Abdulkarim embodies visionary education and gender parity advocacy as the first female provost from Zamfara State.
The Provost, Hauwau Mukhtar Abdulkarim, accompanied by her management staff paid a courtesy visit to His Highness Emir of Gusau, Alh Ibrahim Bello to seek his esteemed royal blessings.
She expressed her gratitude to the Emir for his significant role in the overall development of the college and existing cordial relations between Gusau emirate and the school.
Responding, the Emir expressed his gratitude to Allah for bestowing upon the state the appointment of first indigene as the College Provost.
He urged the entire college community to embrace the will of Allah in Hauwau’s appointment as the substantive provost.