Tag: LASU

LASU new VC, Olatunji-Bello, assumes office

Professor Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, the newly appointed Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU) has on Monday assumed office. Professor Ibiyemi is the wife of the state’s Commissioner for Environment, Tunji Bello. She is the ninth Vice Chancellor of LASU after a rigorous exercise laced with intrigues and suspense. She was[Read More…]

Workers, students speak on new LASU VC

Workers and students’ union leaders in Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo on Saturday expressed their views on the appointment of Prof. Ibironke Olatunji-Bello as the new Vice Chancellor by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. The Governor had in a statement on Thursday in Lagos announced the approval of the appointment of the[Read More…]

Lagos commissioner’s wife, Prof Ibiyemi, named new LASU VC

Professor Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello has been appointed the new Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University LASU). Professor Ibiyemi is the wife of the state’s Commissioner for Environment, Tunji Bello. She would be the ninth Vice Chancellor of LASU after a rigorous exercise laced with intrigues and suspense. Ibiyemi is a Professor[Read More…]

In Lagos, Governor Sanwo-Olu orders fresh process for the selection of LASU Vice-Chancellor

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has approved the immediate dissolution of the Lagos State University Governing Council under the leadership of Adebayo Ninalowo. In a statement on Friday, Gbenga Omotoso, Commissioner of Information, said the council was dissolved over flagrant violations of the extant laws and regulations guiding the[Read More…]

LASU postpones semester examinations indefinitely

The Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, has announced the postponement of all outstanding 2019/2020 first semester examinations until further notice. Mr Ademola Adekoya, Coordinator, Centre for Information, Press and Public Relations, LASU, disclosed this in a statement on Tuesday in Lagos. He said the postponement became necessary due to the[Read More…]

LASU college of medicine shuts hostel after COVID-19 outbreak among students

The Lagos State University College of Medicine (LASUCOM) has shut its hostels after three of its students tested positive for COVID-19. A statement by the Coordinator, Centre for Information, Press and Public Relations, Lagos State University, Mr. Ademola Adekoya noted that the three medical students had been isolated and given[Read More…]

Governor Sanwo-Olu cancels LASU VC selection process

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has cancelled the ongoing process set up for the appointment of a substantive ninth Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University. This means that the institution will not have a substantive vice-chancellor for now to succeed Professor Olanrewaju Fagbohun on 11 January. He further directed that a[Read More…]

LASU Convocation: Only 76 out of over 2000 students graduated with first class degrees

Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has joined the 46th Convocation ceremony of the Lagos State University, Ojo, Lagos. Mr Sanwo-Olu, who is currently undergoing treatment for COVID-19 infection was seen in a short video posted on twitter by one of his media aide, Gawaat, joining the event virtually. The 24th convocation[Read More…]

Staff Unions in LASU Barr Vice Chancellor, students from school premises

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities, NASU, in the Lagos State University, Ojo Campus in Monday have reportedly barred the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof Olanrewaju Fagboun and students from gaining access to premises. It was gathered that the action[Read More…]

COVID-19: Lagos State University Teaching Hospital place four of its nurses in isolation

The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) says it has placed four of its nurses in isolation after their contact with a patient who died from complications of COVID-19. In an interview with NAN, Tokunboh Fabamwo, chief medical director of LASUTH, said the step was taken in line with standard[Read More…]