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SENATOR OLUREMI TINUBU VISITS VC, PROF. IBIYEMI OLATUNJI-BELLO.
A Distinguished Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and former First Lady of the state, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, on Friday 1st April, 2022 visited the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, mni, as part of preparation towards the “Conversation with Senator Oluremi Tinubu” an event she will be headlining, scheduled to hold on the 20th day of this month (April).
Senator Tinubu also had a closed door meeting with the VC and Members of the orgaising Committee of the Programme led by the DVC, Administration, Prof. Adenike Boyo.
The Event, tagged “Conversation with the Daughters of Zelophehad” is convened by Senator Tinubu for the benefit of all female students of the University.
The letter states, in part: “It is heartwarming to see the progress being made in our state and in our country, one glass ceiling at a time. But we would be the first to acknowledge that more can be done and faster too. That we are the acclaimed Centre of Excellence is due to the accomplishments of audacious and visionary people like you. Thank you for your unforgettable contributions towards building the Greater Lagos of our dreams.
“On this day and always, Lagos State celebrates you. We salute your boundary breaking exploits and your bold and visible presence in the spaces and places that matter. We also honour the work you do to expand these spaces for more people especially women and girls.
“On behalf of the Lagos State Government, I am pledging our total and unequivocal support for every efforts to achieve a Lagos where all women and girls can live their lives to the fullest and achieve their potentials without limits.”
Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, has also recently bagged several awards, including being named as one of Thisday Newspaper Top 50 Women of Ultimate Distinction in Nigeria, Feminine Award for Most Outstanding Woman in Tertiary Education, amongst others.