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Good News – BREAKING: Adebowale emerges as UI’s thirteenth substantive VC

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Good News – The incumbent deputy vice-chancellor responsible of administration at the University of Ibadan, Kayode Adebowale, has emerged as the 13th substantive vice-chancellor of the institution.He defeated the incumbent acting vice-chancellor, Adebola Ekanola, and 14 others in a keenly contested direction of that took almost one yr to resolve.The chairman of the university’s governing council and veteran chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Odigie Oyegun, made the announcement at exactly 7: 57 p.m on Thursday.PREMIUM TIMES had reported earlier on Thursday that the announcement may maybe maybe maybe be made later within the day.Announcing the new vice-chancellor, Mr Oyegun mentioned Mr Adebowale emerged the best after a thorough direction of which he smartly-known used to be witnessed by representatives of the Federal Personality Price and the Federal Ministry of Training.A assertion individually signed by Mr Oyegun to deliver the new vice-chancellor is reproduced beneath:PRESS RELEASE OF THE PRO-CHANCELLOR ON THE APPOINTMENT OFTHE VICE CHANCELLORThe submit of the Vice Chancellor of University of Ibadan turned into vacant on December 1, 2020, and in accordance with the provisions of the extant guidelines, the closing Governing Council initiated the direction of of the appointment. Nonetheless, the direction of used to be aborted by the Customer as a consequence of the cases beyond regulate, which resulted in the dissolution of Council at that time. A brand new Governing Council used to be inaugurated in April this yr and it decided in its knowledge to originate up the direction of afresh. A brand new advert used to be positioned in July this yr and after the expiration of the advert, fourteen (14) candidates utilized for the save.In accordance to the University Acts, Search Crew used to be therefore constituted to scrutinize excellent participants who couldn’t observe on their very have volition. On the stop of the deliver, extra two purposes were obtained and this introduced the choice of the applicants to sixteen (16).On Wednesday, 13 October 2021, Council interacted with all fifteen (15) candidates. All participants of Council scored the candidates the expend of well-liked Council pointers. On the stop of the deliver, eight (8) candidates in recount of advantage were shortlisted for the final interview. On the meeting, two (2) participants of Council, as required by Law, were also appointed. Earlier within the week, Senate had elected two (2) participants of Senate to support on the More than a few Board for the appointment of the Vice Chancellor.On the new time Thursday, 14 October 2021 the Joint Council-Senate More than a few Board interviewed the eight (8) candidates shortlisted. Two (2) representatives of the Federal Personality Price (FCC), and the Handbook of the Federal Ministry of Training were in attendance. On the stop of a in actual fact thorough, clear and extremely competitive deliver, Professor Kayode Oyebode Adebowale emerged as the best candidate for the save of Vice Chancellor.The Governing Council at its lawful concluded meeting at the new time regarded as the grunt of the More than a few Board and well-liked the recommendation of the Board to nominate Professor Kayode Oyebode Adebowale as the next Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan.It is a ways, as a consequence of this truth, my pleasure to fresh to you the new and the 13th Vice Chancellor of this astronomical University, University of Ibadan, Professor Kayode Oyebode Adebowale. We want him success in his tenure.Thanks.John E.Okay. Odigle-Oyegun Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of CouncilToughen PREMIUM TIMES’ journalism of integrity and credibilityWell suited journalism prices a range of cash. But easiest dazzling journalism can guarantee the possibility of an ultimate society, an to blame democracy, and a clear authorities.For persevered free entry to the best investigative journalism within the country we inquire of you to decide on into narrative making a modest make stronger to this noble endeavour.By contributing to PREMIUM TIMES, you are serving to to maintain a journalism of relevance and guaranteeing it stays free and readily available to all.Donate TEXT AD: To advertise right here . Call Willie +2347088095401…

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