The Senate of the University of Ibadan (UI) has elected Prof. Adebola Babatunde Ekanola the new Acting Vice-Chancellor of the university.
Ekanola who is the current Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Academics was elected on Monday.
He was elected – the same day the tenure of Prof Idowu Olayinka expired as the VC of the university.
Ekanola was said to have scored a total of 275 votes to defeat four other professors nominated for the position.
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