The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Joseph E. Ahaneku, FAS announces the death of the University Registrar, Dr. Ike Hyacinth Isidienu, FCAI who died on 19th June, 2018 at the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu after a brief illness. The family has equally informed the University of new dates for the burial rites as follows:

  1. Date: Wednesday, August 22, 2018 – Inter-Denominational Service

Time:     11.00 am

Venue:     University Auditorium


  1. Date: Thursday, August 23, 2018 – Vigil Mass

Time:     5.00 pm

Venue:     His Country home, Achalla-Uni Village, Nteje


  1. Date: Friday, August 24, 2018 – Requiem Mass

Time:     10.00 am

Venue:    Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Nteje, followed by interment at his compound


Towards a successful burial the Vice-Chancellor has constituted a burial committee with the following persons as members;


  1. Prof. Carol Arinze-Umobi (DVC, Admin) – Chairperson
  2. Mr. Gozie Egwuatu – DIA       –    Member
  3. Dr. Emma Ojukwu – DIPR     –    Member
  4. Engr. Malinda Aniemene – DDWS –    Member/Secretary


Interested members of the University Community who may wish to send in their tributes in respect of Dr. Ike Hyacinth Isidienu, FCAI, are by this notice invited to do so through the following e-mail addresses below.


Furthermore, the above process shall last for the period of two weeks from the date of the publication.