Covenant University Appoints Pro-Chancellor
The Governing Council of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, the Proprietor base of Covenant University has approved the appointment of Pastor Abraham Ojeme, as Pro-Chancellor of the University. His appointment takes effect from September 2013.
This was announced by the Chancellor and Chairman, Board of Regents, Dr David Oyedepo at a Chancellor’s special meeting with the University’s enlarged Management team on September 23, 2013.
The Chancellor said the appointment will facilitate decision making and approval process in the University as well as spiritual oversight of the University community.
According to the job description read by the Chancellor, the Pro-Chancellor will represent the interest of the proprietors on behalf of the Chancellor by providing visionary, spiritual and administrative oversight for the University through qualitative pursuit of her vision and mission while serving as the custodian of her culture and values.
He shall also oversee the proprietor s’ investment in the University and ensure efficient utilization of all resources made available to the University.
Until his appointment, Pastor Ojeme was the Resident Pastor of Faith Tabernacle, Canaanland and former Vice President, (Foreign Mission), Living Faith Church Worldwide (LFCWW).
Pastor Ojeme is also former Executive Secretary, Living Faith Church Worldwide, Senior Pastor, Winners Chapel International, London, among other pastoral inspectoral work within the Living Faith Church Worldwide.
A chemist by training, Pastor Ojeme who holds a Master of Science degree in Chemistry, started his career as a lecturer in the Department of Chemistry, Lagos State University, before he joined the services of Nestle Nigeria Plc where he held various strategic positions, including that of the Quality Assurance Manager.