Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has
approved the appointment of Professor Samuel
Oye Bandele as the new Vice-Chancellor of Ekiti
State University, Ado-Ekiti.
According to a press statement issued by the
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Idowu
Adelusi, in Ado-Ekiti on Thursday, the governor
acted on the recommendationsof the Governing
Council of the university which said that
Professor Bandele came first out of the three
candidates wo were interviewed for the job.
The appointment of the new VC takes effect
from December 2, 2015 as the tenure of the
outgoing Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oladipo Aina
expires on December 1, 2015.
While congratulating the new vice chancellor for
coming first in the interview and for being
appointed for the job, Governor Fayose urged him
to improve on the good work of the outgoing VC
and take the university to a lofty height.
Governor Fayose also thanked Professor Aina,
who he said had contributed immensely toward
the growth of the university physically, socially
The governor prayed that God should be with the
outgoing VC in his new endeavour after leaving