FLORENCE AJIMOBI INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY BUILDING COMMISSIONED
A magnificent edifice,Florence Ajimobi Information Technology Building donated by the wife of the Executive Governor of Oyo State, Her Excellency Chief (Mrs.) Florence Ajimobi to commensurate her 58th birthday anniversary. The Building was commissioned by His Excellency, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, the Governor of Oyo State on Wednesday April 5, 2017.
The Vice-Chancellor, in his welcome address, said the University Community was grateful to Chief Mrs. Ajimobi for her unquantifiable blessing to the University by the donation of Ultra-Modern Information Technology Building. The first set of 50 computers out of 100 to be installed were in place. The facility will enhanced the study and research activities of staff and students of the University to make then 21st century digital compliant.
In his own address, the Governor commended his wife for her doggedness resilience and prayerful support always. He described her as a masterpiece of nature, epitome of beauty and priceless jewel who he said he will marry again. Most Revd. Joseph Akinfenwa, the Lord Bishop of Ibadan who introduced and facilitated the donation of the building also prayed for the celebrant. Most Revd. M.O. Akinyemi, Representative of Proprietors and the Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi also showered encomium on the celebrant and herhusband, then prayed for them.
The celebrant thanked God for sparing her told the gathering that the donation was part of her promise to help, and develop humanity because education was the key to development and ICT makes it faster.
Other dignitaries at the occasion were: wife of the Deputy Governor, Secretary to the State Governor, members of the State EXCO and their wives, members of the Oyo State House of Assembly and other Government functionaries. Principal Officers of the University, Deans of Faculties, Heads of Departments, members of staff and students of Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo were in attendance.