The Alaafin of Oyo danced as many people celebrated him. The king who just marked his 83rd birthday could be seen happy as many sprayed him money on stage.
Professor Kayode Adebowale of the Department of Chemistry, University of Ibadan on Thursday, October 14, was named the 13th vice-chancellor of the institution.
Guests at a hotel in Ibadan were grossly dissatisfied after heavy flooding chased them out of their rooms. Even the compound was not spared from the disaster.
No fewer than 16 professors from different areas of specialisations are battling to become the next vice-chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Oyo state.
The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has visited the site of the 100-year-old tree that reportedly fell and rose in Oyo state. The tree killed four people.
Oyo state, with 82,521, has the highest number of applicants in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). Osun follows with 74,214 applicants.