The Governing Council of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti has held its first ever virtual meeting since the outbreak of the Corona virus pandemic.

The statutory meeting of the Governing Council was earlier scheduled to hold on 25th March, 2020, but, had to be postponed indefinitely due to the outbreak of the Corona virus pandemic.

In view of the need to attend to matters that would move the University forward, arrangement was made to hold the virtual meeting which was presided over by the Pro-chancellor & Chairman, Governing Council, Professor Bamitale Omole from his residence.

The meeting received with joy, the news of the full accreditation of some of the programmes of the university by the National Universities Commission.

The meeting also reviewed the contribution of the university to the fight against Corona Virus pandemic through the report of the Committee put in place for the purpose as well as other matters relating to the welfare of staff.


Bode Olofinmuagun,

Head, Directorate of Information & Corporate Affairs.