According to a statement signed by the state's Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Steve Ayorinde, Lagos State Governor, Akinwumi Ambode on Wednesday approved the appointment of Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun as the eighth substantive Vice-Chancellor of the Lagos State University (LASU).
It said that following the expiration of the tenure of Prof. John Obafunwa as the seventh substantive Vice-Chancellor of LASU on Oct. 31, 2015, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor ,Administration, Prof. Fidelis Njokanma assumed the position of Acting Vice-Chancellor.
The contained statement disclosed Fagbohun, was born on Oct. 19, 1966 and hails from Akesan in the Alimosho Local Government area of the state.
It said Fagbohun joined the Faculty of Law of LASU as an Assistant Lecturer in January 1991, rose through the ranks, and by 2004, was appointed Associate Professor.
Fagbohun studied Law at the University of Ife, now Obafemi Awolowo University.
According to the statement, he obtained his Masters of Law Degree at the University of Lagos and attended the Obafemi Awolowo University for his doctoral degree programme