By Adejumo Kabir
Dr. Femi Oguntuase has been appointed as the new Librarian of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife by the institution management.
Dr. Oguntuase, an alumnus of Obafemi Awolowo University took over from Mrs. Bukky Olufemi Asubiojo. He graduated from OAU in 1981.
The new Librarian is expected to resume work immediately. He was the immediate past Librarian of Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA).
Meanwhile, the Vice-Chancellor FUTA, Professor Joseph Fuwape has congratulated the new OAU Librarian.
In a congratulatory letter conveyed by the Acting Director, Directorate of Establishment and Human Resource (DEHR), Mr. Ademola Bobola on behalf of the FUTA Vice-Chancellor wish Oguntuase success in his new assignment.
The letter read: “I write to convey to you the warm felicitations of the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Joseph Fuwape and the University Management on your recent appointment as the University Librarian of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife. The appointment which speaks volume of your track record of professional competence is not only well deserved but recognition of the University’s high standard of excellence”.
The new OAU Librarian has previously served in University of Ibadan, Federal University of Technology, Akure.