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UNILAG Holds First Virtual Congregation and e-Voting

UNILAG Holds First Virtual Congregation and e-Voting

Monday, March 22, 2021, marks another landmark in the University of Lagos (UNILAG) as it held its first virtual Congregation and e-voting.

The Congregation is a constitutional body of the University, comprising of all first degree holders among the staff of the University. The meeting, which was attended virtually via Zoom by all qualified members of staff and streamed live on the University’s official YouTube channel, was declared opened by the Vice-Chancellor and Chairman of Congregation, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, after attendance quorum of over eight-hundred (800) was attained.

The Chairman in his opening speech spoke extensively on the activities and experiences of the University since the last congregation, which was held on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, and called for all members to forge ahead with a unified mind towards the advancement of the University of Lagos. Subsequently, the Chairman addressed several questions from members of Congregation bordering on transcript processing, staff welfare, COVID-19 vaccination, housing for staff, amongst others. He intimated that vaccination for COVID-19 has commenced at the UNILAG Medical Centre.

The Registrar and Secretary to Congregation, Ọladẹjọ Azeez, Esq., thereafter announced the vacant positions for representatives of Congregation in the following statutory bodies of the University: Council, Senate, Budget Monitoring Committee, Housing Committee and ISL Management Board. He informed that candidates were nominated for elections into the vacant positions on Friday, March 19, 2021 and gave a breakdown of nominated candidates.

The election was conducted using an e-voting process, with the control room situated at the Centre for Information Technology and Systems (CITS). This enabled all members of Congregation to vote from independent locations and facilitated a speedy aggregation of the voting results. The Registrar subsequently announced the winners as follows:

Council Representative

Professor Owolabi L. Kuye of the Department of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Sciences (782 votes).

Budget Monitoring Committee Representative

Professor Oludiran S. Akinleye of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences (835 votes).

Housing Committee Representatives

Mrs. Ajoke M. Ayeni of the Centre for Information Technology and Systems (CITS) (532 votes) and Dr. Amidu O. Ayeni of the Department of Geography, Faculty of Science (499 votes).

ISL Management Board Representatives

Mr. Akeem O. Adekola of the Bursary (532 votes)and Mr. Temidayo O. Akeju of the Dean’s Office, Faculty of Science (522 votes).

The newly voted 81 Members of Senate are:

1.Dr. Victor T. OdumuyiwaDepartment of Computer Sciences, Faculty of Science735 votes
2.Dr. Aderonke SamuelDepartment of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science654 votes
3.Dr. Himot A. KoleosoDepartment of Estate Management, Faculty of Environmental Sciences637 votes
4.Dr. Caleb A. O. GbiriDepartment of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences617 votes
5.Dr. Folake F. OlowokudejoDepartment of Actuarial Science & Insurance, Faculty of Management Sciences600 votes
6.Dr. Adedehinbo E. BadejoDepartment of Employment Relations and Human Resource Management, Faculty of Management Sciences584 votes
7.Dr. Nosiru O. AshiruDepartment of Political Sciences, Faculty of Social Sciences584 votes
8.Dr. Adekola O. AdewaleDepartment of Physics, Faculty of Science572 votes
9.Dr. Olayide F. ObidiDepartment of Microbiology, Faculty of Science561 votes
10.Dr. Temitope O. OnuminyaDepartment of Botany, Faculty of Science561 votes
11.Dr. Peter O. OluseyiDepartment of Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Faculty Of Engineering556 votes
12.Dr. Florence A. OladejiDepartment of Computer Sciences, Faculty of Science547 votes
13.Dr. Christanah I. AyolabiDepartment of Microbiology, Faculty of Science545 votes
14.Dr. Onyekachi O. IroanyaDepartment of Cell Biology & Genetics, Faculty of Science539 votes
15.Dr. Arinola E. JodaDepartment of Clinical Pharmacy & Biopharmacy, Faculty of Pharmacy527 votes  
16.Dr. Eno E. AkarawakDepartment of Mathematics, Faculty of Science526 votes
17.Dr. Olusola O. OyebolaDepartment of Physics, Faculty of Science525 votes
18.Dr. Rosemary A. DanesiDepartment of Employment Relations and Human Resource Management, Faculty of Management Sciences524 votes
19.Dr. Udoka C. OkaforDepartment of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences522 votes
20.Dr. Adeola M. OloyedeDepartment of Cell Biology & Genetics, Faculty of Science520 votes
21.Dr. Ridwan A. LawalDepartment of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science519 votes
22.Dr. Mojisola N. ManuelDepartment of Arts & Social Sciences, Faculty of Education518 votes
23.Dr. Ifeoma P. OkaforDepartment of Community Health & Primary Care, Faculty of Clinical Sciences518 votes
24.Dr. Adetoun G. EmiolaDepartment of Arts & Social Sciences, Faculty of Education518 votes
25.Dr. Oluwakemi O. OdukoyaDepartment of Community Health & Primary Care, Faculty of Clinical Sciences512 votes
26.Dr. Moses D. GbadeboDepartment of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts507 votes
27.Dr. Olatokunbo C. OkikiUniversity of Lagos Main Library499 votes
28.Dr. Joseph B. MinariDepartment of Cell Biology & Genetics, Faculty of Science498 votes
29.Dr. Racheal O. OdunladeUniversity of Lagos Main Library498 votes
30.Dr. Fatsuma OlaleruDepartment of Zoology, Faculty of Science498 votes
31.Dr. Olusheye A. A. AkinfenwaDepartment of Mathematics, Faculty of Science497 votes
32.Dr. Abosede M. EbabhiDistance Learning Institution496 votes
33.Dr. Olufemi O. OlayemiDepartment of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Sciences493 votes
34.Dr. Margaret O. SofidiyaDepartment of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy485 votes
35.Dr. Julius O. EhigieDepartment of Mathematics, Faculty of Science484 votes
36.Dr. Folashade AfolabiDistance Learning Institution482 votes
37.Dr. Olusola F. OlowoseluDepartment of Haematology and Blood Transfusion, Faculty of Clinical Sciences478 votes
38.Dr. Babasola O. OkusanyaDepartment of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences474 votes
39.Dr. Ismail A. IbraheemDepartment of Mass Communication, Faculty of Social Sciences474 votes
40.Dr. Esther O. OladeleDistance Learning Institution469 votes
41.Dr. Foluke A. OlatonaDepartment of Community Health & Primary Care, Faculty of Clinical Sciences462 votes
42.Dr. Oladayo M. BabalolaDepartment of Biochemistry, Faculty of Science461 votes
43.Dr. Uzoma I. OduahDepartment of Physics, Faculty of Science458 votes
44.Dr. Abimbola A. SowemimoDepartment of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Pharmacy457 votes
45.Dr. Oluchi J. Kanma-OkaforDepartment of Community Health & Primary Care, Faculty of Clinical Sciences457 votes
46.Dr. Akeem B. KadiriDepartment of Botany, Faculty of Science455 votes
47.Dr. Gbadegesun B. AdeyeyeDepartment of Accounting, Faculty of Management Sciences453 votes
48.Dr. Joy C. IyiegbuniweDistance Learning Institution450 votes
49.Dr. Olusoji B. OkunoyeDepartment of Computer Sciences, Faculty of Science443 votes
50.Dr. Christopher O. ChidiDepartment of Employment Relations and Human Resource Management, Faculty of Management Sciences442 votes
51.Dr. Rachael O. OkunugaDepartment of Science & Technology Education, Faculty of Education440 votes
52.Dr. Okwy P. OkpalaDepartment of Accounting, Faculty of Management Sciences438 votes
53.Dr. Celina O. OgahDepartment of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy437 votes
54.Dr. Olushola H. AdekanmbiDepartment of Botany, Faculty of Science434 votes
55.Dr. Ganiyu O. OyetiboDepartment of Microbiology, Faculty of Science433 votes
56.Dr. Kehinde O. OladejiDepartment of Linguistics, African & Asian Studies, Faculty of Arts429 votes
57.Dr. Solomon C. NwaneriDepartment of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering429 votes
58.Dr. Mutiu O. SifauDepartment of Cell Biology & Genetics, Faculty of Science426 votes
59.Dr. Kelechi L. NjokuDepartment of Cell Biology & Genetics, Faculty of Science425 votes
60.Dr. Veronica F. BabajideDepartment of Science & Technology Education, Faculty of Education425 votes
61.Dr. Perpetual I. EmemeDepartment of Lifelong & Continuing Education, Faculty of Education422 votes
62.Dr. Adewole U. RufaiDepartment of Computer Sciences, Faculty of Science421 votes
63.Dr. Musa A. ObalolaDepartment of Actuarial Science & Insurance, Faculty of Management Sciences420 votes
64.Dr. Comfort O. AdeniyiDistance Learning Institution418 votes
65.Dr. Aderonke O. OyeyiolaDepartment of Chemistry, Faculty of Science417 votes
66.Dr. Rafiu O. ShaibuDepartment of Chemistry, Faculty of Science416 votes
67.Dr. Bamidele AkinsanyaDepartment of Zoology, Faculty of Science414 votes
68.Dr. Olasunmbo O. AfolayanDepartment of Anatomy, Faculty of Basic Medical Sciences414 votes
69.Dr. Adebisi A. SundayDepartment of Business Administration, Faculty of Management Sciences414 votes
70.Dr. Funsho A. OlatundeDepartment of Arts & Social Sciences, Faculty of Education413 votes
71.Dr. Yewande O. Ntekim-RexDepartment of English, Faculty of Arts413 votes
72.Dr. Emmanuel O. AkingbehinDepartment of Public Law, Faculty of Law412 votes
73.Dr. Waziri B. AdisaDepartment of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences410 votes
74.Dr. Martha N. AmadiDepartment of Educational Management, Faculty of Education408 votes
75.Dr. Kehinde A. KemabontaDepartment of Zoology, Faculty of Science406 votes
76.Dr. Peter I. OniDepartment of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts405 votes
77.Dr. Adetoun E. AdekanyeUniversity of Lagos Main Library402 votes
78.Dr. Abass A. ShiroDepartment of Finance, Faculty of Management Sciences402 votes
79.Dr. Ebenezer O. DadaDepartment of Cell Biology & Genetics, Faculty of Science399 votes
80.Dr. Sheidu A. SuleDepartment of Educational Management, Faculty of Education397 votes
81.Dr. Aliyu A. AdedejiDepartment of European Languages & Integration Studies, Faculty of Arts395 votes

Below are pictorial highlights of the Registrar and Secretary to Congregation, Ọladẹjọ Azeez, Esq., accompanied by other electoral officials, presenting the results to the Vice-Chancellor and Chairman of Congregation, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS

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