Pan-African University Changes Name To Pan-Atlantic

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Updated May 24, 2013

Nigeria’s foremost private university, the Pan-African University has undergone a name change. It is now to be known as Pan-Atlantic University.

This was announced by the institution’s Vice-Chancellor, Professor Juan Elegido at a press conference held at the Victoria Island campus of the university.

Professor Elegido explained that the decision to take a new name was necessitated by the need for clarity because there is another tertiary institution with a similar name on the continent.

The new name will take effect from Friday, 24th of May 2013.