The Governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde, has sacked Prof Michael Ologunde as the Vice-Chancellor of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso.
Makinde’s decision was contained in a letter signed by the Commissioner for Education, Science, and Technology, Olasunkanmi Olaleye, on Friday.
It read, “His Excellency, Engr. Seyi Makinde, the Governor of Oyo State and the visitor to the Ladoke Akintola University, has directed that the Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof. M. O. Ologunde should step aside until further notice.
“Consequently, the VC has also been directed to hand over forthwith to the next principal officer in rank in order to ensure uninterrupted flow of normal activities of the institution.”