The legal luminary, cum politician said the news of the appointments of Prof. Olayemi is a welcome development, considering his monumental contributions to the various Institutions he has serve as committed and outstanding educationists and researchers over the years.
He described the Vice Chancellor as an excellent and pragmatic personality who have consistently distinguished himself right from his school days in the secondary and university up to their PhD level.
He said Professor Akinwumi Olayemi is one of the shining lights of not only Okun nation but the entire state that have made Kogi State proud as an international researcher and scholar who progressed through the ranks to the position he found himself now, praying that God shall continue to guide him.
Barr. Fabola prayed that God in His infinite mercy will grant him wisdom, knowledge, understanding and good health to pilot the affairs of his new responsibility.