Sanwo-Olu appoints vice chancellors for new universities

By Opeyemi Babalola  The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has officially appointed acting vice-chancellors for the two newly established universities in the state. Sanwo-Olu’s special adviser on education, Tokunbo Wahab made the announcement, stating that Idowu Okuneye, a professor of education, will serve as the acting vice-chancellor for Lagos State University of Education (LASUED), Ijanikin, Oluremi Olaleye, a holder of PhD in Microbiology, will serve in the same capacity at the Lagos State University of Science and Technology (LASUSTECH), Ikorodu. He disclosed that the appointment will be for a period…

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NUC confers university status on Lagos polytechnic, college of education

By Opeyemi Babalola The National Universities Commission has given letters of recognition of university status to the Lagos State Polytechnic and Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education. By this development, the Lagos State Polytechnic will now be regarded, as Lagos State University of Science and Technology while the Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education will be called Lagos State University of Education. During the official handing over of the clearance certificates of operations for the two newly approved state-owned universities held at the commission headquarters in Abuja, the Executive Secretary of NUC,…

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