Professor Oye Ibidapo-Obe, former vice-chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), is dead.
His death was confirmed on Sunday in a statement by Olayinka Balogun, Registrar and Secretary to the Council of First Technical University, Ibadan, Oyo State.
“With heavy heart, and submission to the will of God I write to inform Council members of the transition to glory of Professor Oye Ibidapo-Obe, the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, First Technical University, Ibadan which occurred today 03/01/2021.
“I pray for the repose of the soul of the departed,” said Balogun without stating the cause of his death.
The professor of systems engineering until his death was the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Council of First Technical University, Ibadan.