Pen Resource University, Gombe is happy to announce the appointment of a UK-based Professor of Chemistry, Professor John Ogbaji Igoli as its founding Vice-Chancellor.  Prof. Igoli studied chemistry at the University of Nigeria Nsukka finishing as the best graduating student in his class of ‘85. He obtained an M.Sc (1990) and Ph.D. in organic chemistry…

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has recently approved the establishment of the Pen Resource University, Gombe, to commence academic activities. A lecturer from the Federal University of Kashere, Hajara Sani Labaran, PhD, has donated hundreds of copies of books to the Pen Resource University Gombe. She described the university as a welcome addition to Gombe…

Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya (Dan Majen Gombe) has praised the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for approving the issuance of a provisional license for the establishment of Pen Resource University, Gombe. The Governor, while expressing delight over the development, said the Buhari-led Federal Executive Council deserves commendation for granting the approval, noting that it would go…

As Gombe gets its First Private University By Muhd El-Bonga Ibraheem On the 6th of April 2022, history was made in the North East, particularly in Gombe State, when the Federal Executive Council (FEC)—in one of its numerous meetings— approved the establishment of Pen Resource University (PRU) in Gombe State. With this development, Pen Resource…

…I was very impressed with the infrastructure and academic facilities on the ground. The University of Michigan as well as Ahmadu Bello University’s professor of Agricultural Economics, Maiyaki Damusa, visited the proposed Pen Resource University, Gombe, on Monday, February 28, 2022.  Professor Maiyaki was at the university for a solidarity visit. The promoter of the…

The vice chancellor was delightedly received and welcomed by the promoter of the proposed varsity, Dr. Sani Jauro.

The Nigerian college of Accountancy (NCA) and Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) have expressed their profound gratitude to the proposed Pen Resource University Gombe for honouring them to write their professional exams in one of the State-of-the-art facilities of the proposed University. Speaking during a thank you visit to the Promoter of the…

Dr. Shikyil Sadiq Sylvester SAN, Dean Faculty of Law, University of Jos, paid a courtesy visit to the proposed Pen Resource University, Gombe. On a courtesy visit, Dr. Sani Jauro, the promoter of the proposed Pen Resource University Gombe, received the Dean of Faculty of Law from the University of Jos, Prof. Shikyil Sadiq Sylvester….

By Abu-Ubaida Ibrahim Kuna. …  On Friday, February 25, 2022, Professor Bassey Ubom, Director of Development at the University of Abuja, and Professor Nasir Naeem, Senior Legislative Assistant to the DG of the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies, Abuja, visited the proposed Pen Resource University in Gombe. The professors were at the proposed…