By Yemisi Olaosun
Dr. Olajumoke Adebayo has been appointed the new Provost of the College of Health Sciences and Technology, Ijero Ekiti, Ekiti State.
Speaking during her inauguration at the college auditorium, Adebayo pledged to discharge her duties to move the institution to greater heights.
“It is a privilege and a great responsibility to take on this job. I pledge to do the job to the best of my ability, in line with the extant rules of the college, most especially with fear of God for the progress, and development of the college,” she said.
The new Provost canvassed the support of the management, staff members and students of the college and the community in tackling the challenges facing the institution.
Thanking Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi for the confidence reposed in her, she lauded him for his passion for the female gender, skill development and empowerment.
Other principal officers inaugurated along with Adebayo were the Registrar, Mrs Caroline Ogunsakin; the Bursar, Mrs Funmilayo Alonge; and the Librarian, Mr. Olayinka Folorunsho.
The event was graced by the Owa Ajero of Ijero Kingdom, Oba Joseph Adewole Adebayo, his chiefs and others.