Committe set up by Oyo and Osun state on Ladoke Akintola University of Technology LAUTECH Ogbomoso yesterday started a meeting on the way forward for the 30 years old institution
Representative of Nigerian University Commission NUC were also at the meeting playing a supervisory role on the development
The meeting continues today at Senate Building of LAUTECH and their focus is asset sharing and other related issues that will bring about lasting peace for the school
It would be recalled that LAUTECH Jointly owned by Osun and Oyo state have been facing serious challenges for more that six years and the basic problem is funding of the institution
5-person Committee from OyobstTe includes Prof Ayodeji Omole (Chairman), Oloye jumoke Akinjide, Chief Bolaji Ayorinde (SAN), Prof Oyelowo Oyewo, & Prof Kehinde Sangodoyin to look into the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso (LAUTECH) ownership and other related issues.
“The Committee’s mandate is to, in a manner of speaking, secure a divorce for Oyo State from joint ownership of the university with Osun State
Members of the osun committee include Prof. Oluremi Aina; Mr. Benedict Alabi, Osun deputy governor; Hon. Folorunsho Oladoyin Bamisayemi, commissioner for education; Hon. Munirudeen Bola Oyebamiji, finance commissioner and Barr. Femi Akande, attorney general and justice commissioner