• Alleged corruption: Ogunlewe resigns appointment as FUNAAB’s Pro-Chancellor

    Alleged corruption: Ogunlewe resigns appointment as FUNAAB’s Pro-Chancellor

    A former Minister of Works, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, has resigned his appointment as the Pro-Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Ogun State.

    Ogunlewe, on Wednesday, said his resignation was with immediate effect.

    He said: “I have decided to resign my appointment as Pro-Chancellor of Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta with immediate effect.

    “I thank the Federal Government for giving me the opportunity to serve. Please, accept the assurances of my best regards.”

    The former minister was on Friday arraigned by the […]

  • EFCC to arraign FUNAAB Pro-Chancellor, others on Friday

    EFCC to arraign FUNAAB Pro-Chancellor, others on Friday

    According to reports, the Ibadan Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) will on Friday arraign Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, the Pro Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Prof Olusola Oyewole (Vice Chancellor), and the Bursar, Mr. Moses Olusola Ilesanmi with regard to an alleged case of abuse of office and misappropriation of funds.

    There had been a petition written against ‎the Pro-Chancellor, Vice-Chancellor, the management and some members of the Governing Council to which they have […]

  • UNICAL governing council not aware of bursar’s suspension – Pro-Chancellor

    UNICAL governing council not aware of bursar’s suspension – Pro-Chancellor

    Pro-Chancellor and Chairman, Governing Council of the University of Calabar, Chief Emmanuel Iwuanyanwu, has said the board was not aware of the suspension of the institution’s bursar, Mr. Peter Agi.

    Iwuanyanwu, who was responding to Agi’s suspension on Wednesday, said the council has not met to deliberate on issues concerning the bursar.

    The Registrar of UNICAL, Mr. Moses Abang, had, in a letter on Monday, announced Agi’s suspension over issues bordering on alleged fraud and threat to life, among others.

    However, reacting to […]

  • Governor Aregbesola appoints Yussuf Alli as Osun varsity pro-chancellor

    Governor Aregbesola appoints Yussuf Alli as Osun varsity pro-chancellor

    The Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, on Monday announced and inaugurated members of the Board of Governing Council of the state-owned University of Osun.

    Aregbesola, while inaugurating the Council at the Executive Chambers of the Governors Office in Osogbo, announced Mallam Yussuf Olaolu Alli (SAN) as the new Pro-Chancellor of the university.

    The newly inaugurated Governing Council also has as members Prof. Solomon Akinboye, Dr. Abeke Omotosho, Prof. Kasali Adegoke, Sir Benjamin Aladekomo, Engr. Tunde Ponle and Prof. Charles Abiodun […]

  • Why Gbemi Saraki was appointed as a Pro-Chancellor by President Buhari

    Why Gbemi Saraki was appointed as a Pro-Chancellor by President Buhari

    It was on a fateful Friday, and it was supposed to be just like any other. But in the life of Sen. Gbemisola Saraki and her larger political family, it was a Friday that they would never forget in a hurry. It was a day the first daughter of the late strongman of Ilorin politics, Dr. Olusola Saraki, was appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari as a Pro-Chancellor. Although, it was not something they all saw coming, but it came nevertheless. […]