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BREAKING: Unilorin to get new VC today




The authority of the University of Ilorin may announce the new Vice Chancellor for the University today (Friday) or latest by weekend, Royal News reported.

Naija News recalls that Professor Abdulganiyu Ambali five-year tenure will expire on October 15, 2017.

Speaking in a telephone conversation with Royal News, a source who did not want to be identified disclosed that about twenty contestants from within and outside the University have been interviewed.

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The source added that the names of successful candidates mostly to comprise three persons, would be submitted to the council wherein, the most suitable candidate would be finally selected and publicly announced.
Naija News gathered that among candidates who participated in the interview exercise include; Professor J. A. Obaleye (Chemistry Department), Professor Hassan Saliu (Political Science Department), Professor Ahmad Abdulsalam (Arabic Department),  Professor Abdulkareem Age (Chemical Engineering Department) Professor Adebayo Lawal (Faculty of Education) Professor Abayomi Omoteso (Faculty of Agriculture) and Professor Job Atte among others.

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