Dr. John Momoh, the Chairman of Channels TV and President of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Alumni Association Worldwide, has been appointed interim chairman of UNILAG Governing Council.
According to reports, Momoh’s immediate assignment on the board is to ratify the election of Prof Folashade Ogunsola, the new acting Vice-Chancellor,
Independent also gathered that the result of the election has been forwarded to the governing council by the Deputy Registrar and Director of Academic Affairs, Mrs. Olakunle Makinde.
Due to the crisis that rocked UNILAG, the Federal Government had asked the Governing Council chairman, Dr. Wale Babalakin, and the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, to step aside.
The government further directed the university’s Senate to meet and elect a new acting Vice-Chancellor.
Following the directive, the Senate, on Monday, elected Prof Folashade Ogunsola as acting VC.