The Executive Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has appointed Prof. Edward Olanipekun as the substantive Vice Chancellor of the Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado-Ekiti which takes immediate effect.
According to reports, Prof. Olanipekun is to take over from Prof. Olubunmi Ajayi, who has been the Acting VC of the institution since 2018.
The new VC was the former Chairman, Ilorin Zone of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and former Dean, School of Post Graduate Studies of EKSU.
Prof. Ajayi, who was in the saddle as the Acting VC of the institution came into office following the sack of Prof. Sam Oye Bandele by Gov. Fayemi.
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