NUC Approves Samuel Adegboyega University (SAU) To Glorious Vision University (GVU)

NUC Approves Samuel Adegboyega University (SAU) To Glorious Vision University (GVU)

Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City

The National Universities Commission (NUC) on Thursday approved the Change of Name of Samuel Adegboyega University (SAU), Ogwa in Edo state to Glorious Vision University (GVU) .

The faith based institution was established by the Apostolic Church, Nigeria, LAWNA Territory. 

This was contained in a statement signed by Mr. Oluyemi Esan, Acting Registrar of the institution and made available to newsmen in Benin city, Edo state.

According to Esan, the approval which takes immediate effect, was communicated to the University through a letter, dated 14th June, 2022, signed by Chris J. Maiyaki, the Deputy Executive Secretary (Administration), on behalf of the Executive Secretary.

The statement reads in part, “The National Universities Commission (NUC) Grants Approval of Change of Name of Samuel Adegboyega University to Glorious Vision University.

“It is delightful to announce the approval of change of name of SAU to GVU by the National Universities Commission (NUC), following an appeal by the Proprietor, The Apostolic Church Nigeria, LAWNA Territory.

“The approval which takes immediate effect, was communicated to the University through a letter, dated 14th June, 2022, signed by Chris J. Maiyaki, the Deputy Executive Secretary (Administration), on behalf of the Executive Secretary.

He added that Glorious Vision University, formerly Samuel Adegboyega University, was established by The Apostolic Church, Nigeria, LAWNA Territory and granted operational license by the National Universities Commission on 7th March, 2011, as the 45th Private University and 117th on the overall in the Nigerian University System with all the academic programmes run by the University having full accreditation status.


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