Governance

UNILAG Senate appoints Acting Vice-Chancellor

The Senate of the University of Lagos has elected, Folasade Ogunsole as the acting Vice-Chancellor of the university.

Prof. Ogunsola, who was appointed on Monday by the university’s Senate was the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Development Services of the university.

Her election follows the resignation of Prof. Omololu Soyombo, the acting Vice-Chancellor who was announced after Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, who was sacked by the Governing Council of the university over allegations of gross misconducts.

Professor Ogunsola will be in charge of the day-to-day running of the University pending the outcomes of the Special Visitation Panel constituted by President Muhammadu Buhari.

Prof Ogunsola is a professor of Medical Microbiology who specializes in disease control, specifically HIV/AIDS.

She has served as the provost of College of Medicine in the University of Lagos and has remained the first woman to occupy the position.

 

 

Source: Voice of Nigeria