March 10, 2016 – Governor Aregbesola Renames University Of Osun After Bola Ige, 9 Other Colleges In Osun State Renamed
The governor of Osun state has renamed Osun State University after Bola Ige, the ex-Justice Minister & Attorney General of the Federation murdered in December 2001.
This announcement was made during the institution’s convocation ceremony yesterday.
Chief Bola Ige
Aregbesola also renamed 9 other institutions. See the list below
- Osun State College of Technology, Esa-Oke NOW Bisi Akande College of Technology
- Osun State Polytechnic Iree now Sunday Afolabi Polytechnic
- The College Of Education, Ila Orangun, now Adeyemi Oyeduntan College of Education
- College of Education Ilesa NOW Lawrence Omole College of Education.
- UNIOSUN College of Law, Ifetedo NOW Kayode Esho College of Law
- College of Social Sciences and Management Okuku, NOW Olagunsoye College of Social Sciences
- College of Agriculture Ejigbo is now Isiaka Adeleke College of Agriculture.
- The College of Education, Ipetu Ijesa, now Hezekiah Oluwasanmi College of Education
- College of Humanities and Culture, Ikire, now Eniola Atanda College of Humanities and Culture.