Lagos Commissioner's Wife Becomes LASU's Vice Chancellor.

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The wife of one of the present Commissioners in Lagos State, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, has emerged the new Vice Chancellor, VC, of Lagos State University (LASU).


Mr. Tunji Bello (Commissioner of Environment and Water Resources).

The new VC, is the wife of Mr. Tunji Bello, the Commissioner of Environment and Water Resources in the State.

Prof Olatunji-Bello is the First Professor of Physiology in LASU, College of Medicine.

She joined LASU as Assistant Lecturer (1988 to 1991) and rose through the ranks. She is a Fellow of the Physiological Society of Nigeria and that of the Environmental Toxicology and Pollution Mitigation.


Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, LASU VC.

She applied for the office, and after scrutiny of all the applicants in accordance with the law governing the citadel of learning, three names were submitted to State Government.

Olatunji-Bello as well as two other candidates, Professor Omotayo R. Awofolu and Professor Senapon Bakare, were presented for the position in order of ranking respectively.

Her emergence came to reality when the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu approved the appointment of the erudite Professor, as the 9th substantive Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU).

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