LAUTECH Appoints Michael OLOGUNDE as new VC

Last updated on April 16th, 2021 at 10:42 pm

Professor Michael Olufisayo Ologunde has been appointed as the new Vice-Chancellor of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomosho, Oyo State.

In a communique by the Registrar & Secretary to LAUTECH Governing Council J. A. Agboola, the management also announced the appointments of other principal officers for the Osun/Oyo jointly owned best state university.

See details of the appointment obtained by our InfomediaNG below:


The Governing Council of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso hereby announces the appointments of new Principal Officers for the University.

The new Vice-Chancellor is Professor Michael Olufisayo OLOGUNDE of the Department of Food Science and Engineering in the University.

His appointment takes effect from February 14, 2019 when the tenure of the incumbent Vice-Chancellor, Professor Adeniyi Sulaiman GBADEGESIN will have lapsed.

The appointment was based on the recommendation of the Governing Council as approved by the Visitors to the University, His Excellency, Senator Ishiaq Abiola Ajimobi, the Executive Governor of Oyo State and His Excellency, Mr. Isiaka Adegboyega Oyetola, the Executive Governor of the State of Osun.

In the same vein, the Governing Council at its 135th (Special ) meeting approved the appointment of Dr. Kayode Akindele OGUNLEYE as the new Registrar. The appointment takes effect from February 14, 2019 upon the expiration of the tenure of the incumbent Registrar, Mr. Jacob Adewale AGBOOLA on February 13, 2019.

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The Governing Council also approved the appointment of Mr. Abayomi Abiodun OKEDIJI as the new Bursar. The effective date of the appointment is February 14, 2019 when he will take over from the Acting Bursar, Mr. Gabriel Adegbola Eegunranti.

Meanwhile, the Governing Council decided that the position of the University Librarian should be re-advertised and the process of appointing a new University Librarian should be concluded on or before January 25, 2019 for the new University Librarian to assume duty on February 14, 2019.

The Governing Council and Management wish the incoming Administration all the best while all hands should be on deck to move the University forward.


J.A. Agboola

Registrar & Secretary to Council


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