The Governing Council of University of Abuja has appointed Mrs. Rifkatu Hoshen Swanta, 51, A graduate of Theater Arts from University of Jos as the new Registrar of the institution.
Mrs. Swanta joined University of Abuja as an Administration Officer in 1989 and rose through the ranks. She is a member of many professional associations and is married with three children.
The appointment, according to a statement from the university signed by the Public Relation Officer, Mallam Waziri Garba, was confirmed by the council during an extra ordinary meeting held on November 12, 2014.
The statement said that until her recent appointment, Mrs. Swanta was the Deputy Registrar (Establishment) of the institution. She has also been the Acting Registrar of the institution since July, the statement, added.