The Governing Council of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has approved the appointment of Dr Folaranmi Olowoleni as the new registrar of the institution.
This was made known in a statement issued on Sunday by the Deputy Director, Corporate Affairs of the university, Mr Kunle Akogun.
Akogun disclosed that Olowoleni, who is currently a Deputy Registrar, will take over from the outgoing Registrar, Mr Emmanuel Obafemi, whose five-year tenure expires on April 28.
He said that the registrar-designate, who joined the service of the University of Ilorin on Jan. 20, 1992, was a 1982 graduate of the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
Akogun stated that Olowoleni obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.
“She also obtained a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Ilorin in 1993, an M.Sc. in Management Science and a Doctorate degree in Business Administration in 2015.
“Born in Lokoja, Kogi, on April 19, 1961, Olowoleni is a native of Takete-Isao in Yagba-East Local Government Area of Kogi,” he added.