The Deputy Governor of Osun state, Mr. Benedict Alabi, has reiterated the unflinching interest of the state in the continued growth of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomosho
He spoke while on an unscheduled visit to the University’s College of Health Sciences on Thursday.
Alabi said that the government and people of the state look forward to a raised stake that would make Osun a real equal partner in the arrangement that established the institution.
Alabi who called for efforts towards self sustenance, explained that the economic situation in the country is making it extremely difficult for governments at all levels to continue to provide all that everybody needs.
Earlier in his address, the Vice- Chancellor, Professor Michael Olufisayo Ologunde who welcomed the deputy governor and his entourage, told the government functionaries that LAUTECH was up and doing, churning out world class graduates that are useful in meeting societal needs.
While appealing for improved funding, Ologunde assured government of Management’s commitment to the realization of the vision of the founding fathers.