The Vice Chancellor of Fountain University, Prof. Amidu Sanni has left the shores of the country on a two-pronged mission.
He will deliver the Duke Islamic Studies Centre Lecture for 2018. According to the Duke University’s website, the lecture titled Boko Haram in Nigeria : Issues in Ideological and Creedal (Mis)interpretations will be delivered at the Rubeinstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249. The lecture will focus on rhetorical tactics and strategies of the dreaded Boko Haram terror group.
Prof. Sanni will also use the opportunity of the visit to Duke University to finalise talks on research collaboration between the university and Fountain University, Osogbo. It would be recalled that the two universities had earlier begun a bilateral talks on research collaboration, transfer of technologies and donation of medical equipment from the Durham, USA based institution.
Vice Chancellor since his assumption of office has initiated different means of boosting the visibility of Fountain University aiming to make the faith-based ivory towers an institution of first choice in Nigeria and beyond.