While receiving the Committee of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (CVCNU) at the Lagos House, Ikeja on Tuesday, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu stated that he does not have a personal interest in who becomes the next Vice-Chancellor of Lagos State University (LASU).
While giving the assurance that due process would be followed in the selection process, he also made it know that he has no intention at all to interfere in the process.
“The process for the appointment of the substantive Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU) is ongoing and I can assure you that all the laws and due process that would lead to the appointment of the Vice-Chancellor would be fully adhered to.
I have no intention to interfere or have any interest in the choice of who would be the Vice-Chancellor. We have put in the committee, men and women of impeccable character that have distinguished themselves and are willing to do for us a good job.” – Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu.
Governor Sanwo-Olu guaranteed enough and consistent funding for state-owned higher institutions in Lagos State and stated that plans to construct two more universities of technology and education in the state were well underway.