His words, “With your wealth of experience, I have no doubt in my mind that you will be able to take decisions that will be in the best interest of the institution and that of the State”, .
The Governor noted that with the array of professionals like Prof Oluwafemi Balogun as the Pro Chancellor and Prof Abayomi Arigbabu as Vice Chancellor, the institution would witness tremendous development.
Penpushing further reports that, Balogun, the Pro Chancellor, in his acceptance speech, promised to justify the confidence reposed in them by the appointment, and commended the previous Councils of the institution for providing good framework for its smooth running, assuring that the new Governing Council would build on the successes recorded.
The other members of the Council include; Mr. Opeyemi Agbaje, Barr. (Mrs.) Adeola Tayo, Mr. Demola Badejo, Prof. Taiwo Edun, Prof. Julius Niyi Benedict, Brig. Gen. Abayomi Sokeye, Dr. Olugbenga Adeyemi Adeoye, and Prof. Segun Folorunso.