• Korede Akintunde
  • April 26, 2024

It is the dawn of a new era as Archbishop Vining College of Theology, Akure, ushers in the confirmation of The Venerable. Dr. Simeon I. Akponorie as its Registrar.

This significant appointment follows a period of interim service by Venerable Simeon I. Akponorie, who took over the role in October 2023 after The Venerable. Israel Olusegun Odukogbe, PhD, embarked on a sabbatical leave.

Its confirmation was announced during the AVCTA Students’ Body Week, marking a celebratory start to the year 2024. The Rector and Head of the College, The Venerable. Moses Adebolu Adetunmbi, PhD, JP, praised the new Registrar for his exceptional service during his acting tenure, highlighting his hidden talents, dedication, loyalty, and academic brilliance.

The appointment is more than a title; it is a call to action for Venerable. Simeon I. Akponorie, who is expected to continue his supportive role and face the challenges ahead. His track record of diligence and academic excellence suggests that he is well-prepared for the responsibilities that come with the position of Registrar.

Reflecting on the community’s support and optimism for his tenure, the student body has expressed their congratulations and well-wishes for him, As the college moves forward under his guidance, there is a ponderable anticipation for the growth and development that his leadership is assured to bring.

As the Archbishop Vining College of Theology embarks on this new chapter, the entire community looks forward to the advancements and achievements that will undoubtedly be part of the Ven. Simeon Akponorie’s legacy as Registrar. His tenure promises to be a time of progress and prosperity for the college, setting a benchmark for future generations. There is an applaudable testament to the values of hard work and commitment to academic and administrative excellence. His story serves as an inspiration to many, proving that dedication and talent can lead to esteemed positions of leadership within educational institutions.

The Editorial Board’s announcement is not only to celebrate this milestone but also to signify a collective stride towards a brighter future for the college. It is a moment of pride and expectation, as the institution continues to uphold its tradition of excellence in theological education.

Finally, the confirmation of The Ven. Dr. Simeon I. Akponorie as Registrar is a pivotal moment for the Archbishop Vining College of Theology. It marks the beginning of a promising journey, filled with opportunities for innovation and leadership. The college community stands united in their support, eager to witness the unfolding of a new era under his stewardship. Congratulations to The Ven. Dr. Simeon I. Akponorie, and best wishes for a fruitful and impactful tenure.

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