Adeleke university appoints new VC

Adeleke University, a private institution located in Ede, Osun State, has appointed Ekundayo Alao, professor of Mass Communication, as its new Vice-Chancellor.

At the inauguration ceremony of the new management of the university held at the weekend, Professor Alao, an immediate past Provost, College of Management and  Social Sciences, Babcock University, expressed his readiness to serve the university with the determination to move the institution forward, in accordance with the vision and mission of the proprietor of university, which is to make qualitative university education accessible to all and sundry, irrespective of their financial background.

According to him, while unfolding his plans for the university advancement strategies, he said that efforts would be intensified to put God at the centre of learning in the institution for the character building process of the students.

Speaking earlier, the pro-chancellor and Chairman of the Governing Council of the university, Dr Deji Adeleke, described Alao as a man of integrity and seasoned administrator who had the potential to drive the vision and mission of the university to fruition.