On the 2nd August, 2019 the Ag. Vice Chancellor, Professor Leonard K. Shilgba hands over the Baton to the incoming Vice Chancellor, Prof Paul Omojo Omaji.
The Registrar, Dr. Abubakar Bafeto stated that the event is the first of its kind in the history of the University that a real transition is taking place at the appropriate time with celebration and both parties are employees of the University, this just shows humility in the part of the out going Ag. President, adding that every opportunity is a learning process. He congratulated the outgoing Ag. Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof Leonard K. Shilgba for working assiduously towards the development of the University in all facets.