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UI VC: DVC, former DVC, Prominent Professors Make 6 Shortlist


The 5-man Panel in charge of the selection of the new Vice Chancellor of University of Ibadan has shortlisted 6 out of 18 applicants jotled for the position of the Vice Chancellor.

Akedeoyo.com learnt that the current deputy vice-chancellor, Kayode Adebowale, a former DVC, Abideen Aderinto, Olusegun Ademowo, Olatunde Farombi and Babatunde Salako made the list of shortlisted applicants.


It was gathered that the shortlisted candidates are expected to meet the screening board Today, October 28.

“The shortlisted candidates are expected to meet with the selection board on October 28, after which the report of the interview with selection board will be considered at a Council meeting slated for October 28.

“By November, a new VC will emerge and take over by December 1, 2020 when Prof. Idowu Olayinka would have completed his tenure,” the source added.