Professor Folasade Ogunsola Is Now The Acting VC

University of Lagos interim chairman Governing Council, Dr John Momoh along side other members of the council have confirmed Prof. Folasade Ogunsola as the acting Vice-Chancellor of the institution.

The Governing Council approved Folasade Ogunsola at a virtual meeting on Tuesday.

In Abuja on Wednesday the inauguration of the visitor’s panel will hold.

There was celebration at UNILAG on Monday when she emerged the acting VC at the emergency Senate meeting.

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The Federal Government had, last week, asked UNILAG Senate to reconvene and nominate an acting VC following the crisis between the varsity’s Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Wale Babalakin, and Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe.

The Federal Government also asked Babalakin and Ogundipe to recuse themselves from official duties, pending the outcome of the Special Visitation Panel set up by the President of Country, Muhammadu Buhari.

With her emergence, Ogunsola has broken UNILAG’s 58-year record by becoming the first female to be appointed as an acting VC of the institution since it was founded in 1962.


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