The Governing Council of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, according to THISDAY News, has announced the appointment of a new Vice Chancellor and two other principal officers.
THISDAY reported that a statement by the university’s Public Relations Officer, Lekan Fadeyi stated that Prof. Michael Ologunde, Prof. of food science is the new Vice Chancellor of the institution.
The Council also appointed Dr. Kayode Ogunleye as the new Registrar and Mr. Abayomi Okediji as the new Bursar.
According to the statement, the newly appointed VC will take over from Prof. Adeniyi Gbadegesin, whose tenure ends by February 14, 2019.
The Council had said that the Oyo state Governor, Abiola Ajimobi, as well as the Osun state Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, had approved the appointments as recommended by the Governing Council of the institution.
The statement also hinted that the position of the University Librarian would be filled soon.
“The council at its 135th special meeting held last week had directed that the vacancy in the position be re-advertised while the process of appointing a new University Librarian be concluded on or before January 25, 2019, the statement read.
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