The Vice Chancellor, University of Calabar, Professor Florence Obi Wednesday, 23rd June, 2021, reiterated her administration’s commitment to making sure that Unical lives-up to the global standards of universities.
Professor Obi said this at the Institution’s 97th Inaugural Lecture, held at the Unical International Conference Centre, in Calabar, on Wednesday.
While condemning politics in the educational system, the Unical VC said merit should always take precedence over mediocrity.
Speaking in an interview with our correspondent shortly after delivering the lecture, the 97th Inaugural Lecturer Professor John Undie, said the government should involve technocrats as much as possible in the planning of educational programs and policies.
The topic for the 97th Inaugural lecture is Politics and Educational Planning Crises: who pays and who bears the brunt.
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