The Governing council of UMYU has approved the appointment of two new Deputy Vice Chancellors.They are, Dr. Abubakar Sani Babajo in charge of Administration and Dr. Muhammad Saleh Salga for Academic. The approval formed part of the deliberations held at the 33rd meeting of the council on 30th June, 2016 and circulated to all staff via the electronic mail by the Registrar. The appointment of Dr. Abubakar S. Babajo takes effect from the 24th July 2016 while that of Dr.Muhammad S. Salga is with effect from the 30th June 2016. Similarly, 26 Senior Non-Teaching Staff who cut across various cadres to include Registry, Academic planning, Bursary, Library, DICT, DPP& D had their promotions approved by the council. In addition, 9 junior staff had their promotion also approved by the council and their cadre cut across Registry, Library, and DPP&D among others. Information and protocol unit staff congratulate all those who benefitted from the promotion exercise and expressed the hope that they would continue to put in their best for the overall development of UMYU community and its neighbouring villages and towns among others.