Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has approved the appointment of Prof Edward Olorunsola Olanipekun, as the new Vice Chancellor of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, KikioTolu News can confirm.
Olanipekun, a professor of Chemistry is former Dean, School of Post Graduate Studies of the University.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Yinka Oyebode made it known that the appointment of Prof Edward Olorunsola Olanipekun as VC takes immediate effect.
It can be recalled that Kayode Fayemi had on January 22nd this year approved the sack of the Vice Chancellor of the Ekiti State University, Professor Sam Oye-Bandele.
The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Mr Yinka Oyebode, stated this in a statement he released to journalists in Ado-Ekiti.
Oyebode said the sack was sequel to the consideration and the adoption of the White Papers on the reports of the Visitation and Fact-Finding Panels by the State Executive Council.