Director of the Institute of Continuing Education (ICE) at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Prof Oladele Orimoogunje has died.
The university announced his demise in a statement published on its website on Tuesday.
“The University of Lagos (UNILAG) announces the passage of Professor Oladele Caleb Orimoogunje of the Department of Linguistics, African and Asian Studies (LAAS), Faculty of Arts,” said the statement.
“Prof. Orimoogunje died in the early hours of Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi Araba. He was, until his death, the Director of the Institute of Continuing Education (ICE), UNILAG.
“On behalf of the entire University of Lagos community, the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Folasade T. Ogunsola, OON, FAS, commiserates with the Orimoogunje family and prays for the repose of the soul of Prof. Oladele Caleb Orimoogunje.”
Prof Ogunsola had earlier approved the renewal of Orimogunje’s appointment as ICE director.
The appointment took effect from May 1, 2023 to April 30, 2025.