Members of the Osun State House of Assembly has hailed the Vice Chancellor of Osun State University, Professor Labode Popoola for the development that has taken place in the school since he took over as the Vice Chancellor of the university.
A statement by the Public Relation Officer of the University, Mr Ademola Adeosji noted that the Management of Osun State University under the leadership of the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Labode Popoola has on Wednesday, 18th of November presented and defended the 2021 budget of the University at the hallowed chamber of the state’s assembly complex, Osogbo.
The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Labode Popoola who started his presentation by showcasing the state of the University before his intervention explained in detail how the 2020 budget was executed and projected the implementation of the 2021 budget.
The Chairman, House Committee on Finance and Appropriation, Honourable Taiwo Adebayo commended the Vice-Chancellor for his accountability and integrity which has really helped a lot in growing the University from what it used to be to what it is now.
The Chairman, House Committee on Education, Honourable John Babatunde Ibirogba also lent his voice by applauding the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Labode Popoola for his zero tolerance for corruption in the University and the infrastructural developments that they have achieved in the six campuses of the University. He thereby advised the VC and his team to remain focused and keep the flag flying.
The Commissioner for Education, Honourable Folorunso Oladoyin who was represented by the special adviser to the Governor on Education, Mr. Jamiu Olawumi while responding to the VC’s presentation observed that the tertiary institutions in the state need more hand in other to be elevated.
He thereby promised that the ministry of Education will improve on their activities at all levels of learning in the state and solicit for cooperation and assistance from the house committee and state assembly at large.