Professor Oye Ibidapo-Obe, a former vice-chancellor of the University of Lagos, has died.
He died of COVID-19 complications on Sunday, January 3.
Professor Ibidapo-Obe was, until his death, the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of the Council of First Technical University, Ibadan.
He was a professor of Applied Mechanics and Systems Engineering and was UNILAG’s vice-chancellor between 2000 and 2007.
He was born in Ile-Ife, Osun State, and attended Ilesha Grammar School and Igbobi College between 1962 and 1971.