Professor Hyginus Ekwuazi

Acting Vice Chancellor

Hyginus Ekwauzi is a Professor of Broadcasting & Film formerly at University of Ibadan, Ibadan. He heads the graduate programme in film production at the Pan-Atlantic University’s School of Media & Communication. Among numerous management and consultancy roles, he was founding Consulting Director, National Film Institute, Jos, CEO of the Nigeria Film Corporation [NFC], and also served as the Lead Trainer-Consultant for the World Bank funded Growth & Empowerment [GEM] project for Nollywood. He designed the NUC [National Universities Commission] CCMAS [Core Curriculum Minimum Academic Standards] for the BSc Film & Multimedia; & on several occasions has been involved in the NUC accreditation exercises.

He was the Multimedia Consultant for CHOGM: Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, [Abuja, Nigeria, 2003]. His research focus has been primarily on film/media production. His publication profile includes a substantial body of articles and books, as well as creative works. The most referenced works include: Film in Nigeria [1987; 1991; 2018]; A New Approach to the Screenplay [1993; 2002]; The Television/Film Documentary: A Production Resource Book [1998; 2008]; and Advertising on Television:
The Television Commercial from Premise, through Concept & Copy to Storyboard & Production [2007]. He is the lead editor of the TETFund-sponsored Film—A Resource Book [2022].

Currently, he is involved in the Goethe University-Frankfurt University research project [CEDITRAA—Cultural Entrepreneurship & Digital Transformation in Africa & Asia] where he primarily contributes to the work in Working Area C: Archives and Cultural Heritage, in Working Area D: Regional and Transregional Circulation(s) and in Project 1.5 on The Other Nollywood: Documentary Filmmaking Using Digital Technologies to Re- enact African History.

Email address: vc@dui.edu.ng

Official Phone Number: 09030001812

Fr Kenneth Nkadi OP

Registrar

HND, B.Th. (Urban, Rome) M.C.A. (University of Ibadan)

Email address: registrar@dui.edu.ng

Rev. Fr Okechukwu Emmanuel Ogadah OP

Bursar

Email Address: bursar@dui.edu.ng

Official Phone Number

Personal Email Add: okechukwuogadah@gmail.com

Personal Phone Num: 2348064645340

Qualification B.Sc Accounting(ESUT), B.A Philosophy(University Ibadan), B.Th Theology(University of St. Thomas Aquinas), M.A Theology(Duquesne University Pensylvania, USA)

Brief Description The Bursary Department is the administrative arm of the University
concerned with financial and accounting functions. It is headed by a
Bursar who is the Chief Financial Officer of the University. His main
duties include advising the Vice-Chancellor on the day-to-day
administration and control of the University’s funds, formulating
financial policies, preparing budget and budgetary controls to safeguard
the financial resources of the University.

Mrs. Chigozie Blessing Mba

Librarian

Born in Maiduguri, Borno State on 24th October
Had primary education from University of Maiduguri staff school
Had secondary education at the Federal Government College (FGC) Maiduguri, Borno State
Studied Library Science at the University of Maiduguri
Observed the National Youth Service programme at Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism in Oyo State secretariat, Ibadan
Proceeded for further studies at the University of Ibadan Library school where she bagged an MLIS degree
Currently running a PhD in school media programme at the University of Ibadan
Worked as an ad-hoc staff at Kenneth Dike Library, University of Ibadan
Worked as a Chief Librarian for years at the Dominican Institute Ibadan
Became the pioneer University Librarian at the Dominican University Ibadan
Trained over 100 students from different library schools across the country on industrial attachment
Knowledgeable in Library database development
Designed and developed library management databases for libraries
Offer library consultancy services to many theological libraries
Member of professional associations
Member, Librarian’s Registration council of Nigeria (LRCN)
Member, Nigerian Library Association (NLA) Oyo state chapter
Scribe, Committee of All Heads of Libraries Oyo state chapter
Member, Nigerian School Library Association (NSLA) Oyo state chapter
Member, Association of University Librarians of Nigerian Universities (AULNU)
Published articles in journals and book chapters
Attended conferences
Presented papers at conferences

EMAIL ADDRESS: librarian@dui.edu.ng

TELEPHONE: 08114181853