A NEW  provost has been appointed by the state government  for Kogi state  College of Education,Ankpa. He is Dr Mohammed Badaru Jibrin. Jibrin untill his appointment was a senior lecturer in the department of English and literary studies at  the Kogi state university and director school of general and remedial studies of the institution . Dr   jibrin, a renowned literary/linguist academic was appointed by the state government  to replace the former provost who was relieved of his appointment .A native of Ajobe ‎in Ankpa local government area. He graduated from Bayero University  Kano .Dr  Jibrin hailS  from a humble Islamic background with cleric parental upbringing held various academic, administrative and unionist position until his appointment. He is married and blessed with children