The crisis that emanated from the joint ownership of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo State, has been put to rest as the National Universities Commission (NUC) has transferred ownership of the institution to the Oyo State Government while the Osun state Government is to take over the College of Health Sciences in Osogbo.
The resolution followed the lingering crisis over the ownership and funding of LAUTECH over the years.
The Executive Secretary of the NUC, Professor Abubakar Rasheed, stated this at a media briefing in Abuja
Professor Rasheed said Governors Seyi Makinde of Oyo State and Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State have signed a memorandum of agreement on the new arrangement..
The NUC boss expressed optimism that the new arrangement would restore peace to LAUTECH.
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