The immediate past Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Adebisi Balogun has made public presentation of a book titled “Sharing the vision, Chronicles of Thoughts and Ideals” which his written by him.
The Book, which was formerly presented by Dr. Adebayo Aborisade portrays the academic prowess of the Don. It articulates his contributions to knowledge in all spheres.
The Ondo State Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko who was represented at the launch by his Chief of Staff, Dr. Kola Ademujimi commended the efforts of Professor Balogun at the launch sharing the state’s vision. He noted that the former Vice-Chancellor’s pursuit of the vision had been with high level of zeal and resourcefulness.
He described him as a worthy leader and a force to reckon with any time. He further praised the effort of Management in making FUTA stand out amongst the One hundred and eighteen (118) Universities in the country.
The Book, which was formerly presented by Dr. Adebayo Aborisade portrays the academic prowess of the Don. It articulates his contributions to knowledge in all spheres. In his remarks, Professor Balogun thoughtfully articulated his vision of becoming a world class scientist. He appreciated his family and friends, as well as the presence of studying scholars, Journalists, activists, Community leaders, volunteers, politicians, artisans and all who had stood by him over the years.
He then attributed his success to God, who he said had influenced him right from the time he was the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Development). He appealed to all Staff and Students to put God first in all their endeavors and he reminded them to continue to invest in the University to move it forward.