UNN/ExxonMobil/NNPC Joint Venture Partnership
In December28th 2015, at a meeting held in the Vice Chancellor’s Office, with Mr. Paul Arinze, an Alumnus of the University and Country General Manager Public and Government Affair ExxonMobil. An agreement for partnership with ExxonMobil and University in funding an Advancement Centre that will serve as a nucleus of collaboration between the University and external partners. Also, that an Advancement Officer will be engaged for the execution of the project.
In line with the request for funding, ExxonMobil has released the money for the project which was collected on behalf of the Vice-Chancellor Prof. B.C. Ozumba by Prof. O.U.Njoku, Director, University of Nigeria Consultancy Services Limited. Some of the derivable of the project will include, management of engagements with donors and development of partners creating an electronic data base of all available opportunities for funding, assist in developing proposals and also, co0ordinate the activities of friends of the University.