Osun State Governor Ademola Adeleke has disclosed that his strategy of implementing due process and best practices for the take off of the University of Ilesa has paid off, saying that ” the University of Ilesa will emerge as one of best state universities in Nigeria.
The Governor according to a statement by his spokesperson stated this while receiving the leadership of the National Universities Commission, NUC, led by the Executive Secretary, Ambassador Chris Maiyaki
Adeleke expressed joy and happiness over the approval granted to University of Ilesa by the National University Commission (NUC) to run 32 courses for the 2023/2024 academic session.
He said “I earlier told my people of Ijeshaland that I have their best interest at heart. I have set up enduring structures. Specifically, our administration remove politics from the question of University of Ilesa.
“I’m elated that the NUC came, saw and validated the preparedness of the university. I convey the appreciation of the Osun State Government to the NUC management. University of Ilesa is taking off in compliance with beat practices and national standards. Our strategy is working.
“Our government will continue to support the new university as we are doing for the Osun State University. We will ensure the university maintain high academic standard.
The public should expect the best from University of Ilesa as they are getting from the Osun state University.
Governor Adeleke commended Ijesha Sons and Daughters who contributed financially to ensure the successful take of the university.
He noted that Community support and buy in of the university is a great asset which his government will leverage on.