28th July, 2012
Governor Ibikunle Amosun’s government in Ogun State has appointed Professor Saburi Adesanya as the acting Vice Chancellor of the state owned university, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye
Adesanya was the former Deputy Vice Chancellor (Admin) Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife.
Mr. Yusuph Olaniyonu, the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, announced the appointment in Abeokuta on Saturday in a press statement.
In the statement, Olaniyonu also announced the appointment of Mrs. Omolara Osunsanya as the acting Registrar of the University.
According to the statement, both appointments are with immediate effect.
The university’s former chancellor, Professor Wale Olaitan and Mr Femi Oyewole, the registrar, were on Friday ordered to proceed on compulsory leave by the governing council of the institution.
The university’s management had hinged the decision on the need to investigate certain allegations levied against them.