OAU gets new Vice-Chancellor, Professor Simeon Bamire


The management of Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU Ile-Ife, Osun State, has announced the appointment of Professor Adebayo Simeon Banire as its new substantive new Vice-Chancellor.

The appointment, according to Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Owelle Oscar Udoji, takes effect from June 7, 2022.

The tenure of the current Vice-Chancellor, Professor Eyitope Ogunbodede expired on June 6, 2022.

The Chairman of Council, while addressing a press conference at the Centre of Excellence, inside the campus, said Bamire was appointed after a thorough selection process from 20 applicants.