ECN Management Meets Host Vice Chancellors of Its Six Energy Research Centers

The Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria Dr Mustapha Abdullahi hosted in Abuja, the Vice Chancellors and Directors of the Energy Research Centers cited in their respective universities. This was his first meeting with them since he assumed office seven months ago.

According to the Director General, the primary goal of the meeting was to enhance collaboration between ECN and its Energy Research Centers. He expressed his enthusiasm in leveraging the expertise of these Research Centers in collaboration with the universities to drive innovation and progress within the energy sector. He commended the Vice-Chancellors for creating an enabling environment for the Research Centers to thrive within their domains.

The Vice Chancellors expressed their gratitude for the Commission's cooperation and promised to enhance the working relationship further.

In his reaction, Dr Abdullahi reiterated the Commission’s commitment to supporting these Research Centers and fostering a culture of innovation and excellence. He emphasized the importance of harnessing data and research to drive development and ensure security in the energy sector.

The meeting concluded with an interactive session with a renewed sense of purpose and a shared vision for a stronger partnership between the Commission and the universities.

Director General Energy Commission of Nigeria, Dr Mustapha Abdullahi giving his welcome remarks at the Occasion.

Director General, Dr Mustapha Abdullahi in a group photograph with the visiting host Vice Chancellors along with ECN Management Staff and the Directors of the six Energy Research Centers.

Director General, Dr Mustapha Abdullahi in a group photograph with the visiting host Vice Chancellors.

Vice Chancellor, Usmanu Dan Fodiyo University, Sokoto addressing the meeting.

A cross section showing Director General, Dr Mustapha Abdullahi and all the participants during the meeting.