The Governing Council Of Obafemi Awolowo University Inaugurated Prof Eyitope Ogunbobede As The 11th Substantive Vc Of The University yesterday 7th of June 2017 at Oduduwa Hall.
In his speech, the outgone acting VC Prof. Anthony Elujoba admonished the new VC to move the University forward. He also called the attention of the new VC to the use of law enforcement agents on campus. He said, ” it is a very disappointing behaviour in an institution of this status”
According to the new Vc Prof. Eyitope Ogunbobede, he said, “this administration would ensure immediate curriculum review of all academic programmes in the university in order to bring them in line with current trends, changes and development in education.”
The Pro chancellor also expressed his delight on the smooth transition of the acting VC prof. Elujoba to the 11th substantive Vc, Prof. Eyitope Ogunbobede. He said, ” This Inauguration of the new VC marked the beginning of a new era in the history of this institution”
The occasion was graced by the presence of the present of Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the outgone acting VC Prof Anthony Elujoba, the Pro Chancellor Dr Yemi Ogunbiyi and Deans of faculties.