The Senate of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, has elected the deputy vice-chancellor in charge of development services, Folasade Ogunsola, as the new acting vice-chancellor.
She is the first female to get the position in the institution.
She is a professor of medical microbiology and first child of Nigeria’s first professor of Geography, Akin Mabogunje. She was also the first female provost of the university’s college of medicine, Idi-Araba.
Ogunsola defeated deputy vice-chancellor in charge of management services, Ben Oghojafor, to attain the post.