Professor Lawrence Ezemonye has been appointed as the new Vice-chancellor of Igbinedion University, Okada. The governing council of the university made the announcement during a ceremony presided over by the deputy chancellor, former governor Lucky Igbinedion over the weekend as reported by Daily Trust.
Prof Ezemonye is a native of Delta state and a renowned Professor of Ecotoxicology and an Environmental Forensics expert in the department of Animal and Environmental Biology, UNIBEN with over 30 years experience in research and teaching.
Prof. Eghosa Osaghea who presided over the university for over 14 years handed over to Prof. Ezemonye.
Ezemonye who is currently a visiting professor at Lancaster University, UK Has promised to follow the footstep of the former VC and to sustain his developmental strides to take the university to a high standard. The Chancellor of the University, Gabriel Igbinedion also tasked him on Academic excellence.