Dr Sani Man-Yahaya has been appointed as the sixth substantive Rector of the Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State.
Man-Yahaya’s appointment by President Muhammadu Buhari was confirmed contained in a statement by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, by the institution’s Public Relations Officer, Sola Lawal, made it known in Osogbo on Wednesday.
The appointment will take effect from 21st November 2022, making it a single tenure of five years, in line with Federal Polytechnic Act as amended (2019).
Lawal, in a statement containing the resume of the new Rector, further said Man-Yahaya was the immediate past Deputy Rector of the Federal Polytechnic, Bida, Niger State.
“He was Educated at the Federal University of Technology, Minna, Niger State, where he obtained his B. Eng. in Computer Engineering in 1994, MSc. Telecommunications Engineering in 2008 at Ahmadu Bello University Zaria and PhD. Wireless and Control Engineering in 2014 also at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
“Dr. Sani Man-Yahaya joined the service of the Federal Polytechnic Bida in 1996 and served in various capacities in the institution before he became a Chief Lecturer at the same Institution,” the statement concluded.