The Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Prof. Idowu Olayinka, has announced the promotion of 23 lecturers in the institution to professorial cadre.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Olayinka made the announcement on UI’s Staff WhatsApp Group on Friday.
Among those elevated to the rank of Professor included the ASUU Chairman of the Institution, Prof. Deji Omole.
According to the Vice-Chancellor, 13 others were promoted to the rank of Reader.
While wishing them success in their career, the vice-chancellor described the dons as the pride of the premier university.