Ogunsola confirmed acting VC by UNILAG governing council
The Governing Council of the University of Lagos, has confirmed Prof. Folasade Ogunsola as the Acting Vice-Chancellor.
The Governing Council led by the interim chairman, Dr. John Momoh, announced this at a virtual meeting on Tuesday.
According to Dr. Momoh, the panel will hold the inauguration on Wednesday in Abuja.
ElombahNews had, on Monday, reported that UNILAG Senate elected Prof. Folasade Ogunsola as the new Acting Vice Chancellor of the varsity.
The Senate made the election after a meeting held on Monday which saw 167 Professors vote, thereby bringing an end to the squabble going on in the varsity for several weeks.
After the voting, Prof. Ogunsola, the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Development Services) polled 135 votes,
Prof. Ben Oghojafor, the Deputy Vice Chancellor Management Services, got 31 votes while one vote was declared invalid.
With her emergence, Ogunsola broke UNILAG’s 58-year record by becoming the first female to be appointed as an acting VC of the institution since it was founded in 1962.