Osogbo - Gov. Rauf Aregbesola of Osun State on Wednesday renamed all stated- owned tertiary institutions after individuals from the state.
The governor renamed Osun State University as Bola Ige University, in honour of the former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, who was assassinated on 23 December 2001.
Other institutions renamed were Osun State College of Technology, Esa-Oke now Bisi Akande College of Technology; Osun State Polytechnic Iree now Sunday Afolabi Polytechnic.
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The College Of Education, Ila Orangun, is now Adeyemi Oyeduntan College of Education and the College of Education Ilesa will now be known as Lawrence Omole College of Education.
Also, UNIOSUN College of Law, Ifetedo is now Kayode Esho College of Law; College of Social Sciences and Management Okuku, now Olagunsoye Oyinlola College of Social Sciences; College of Agriculture Ejigbo is now Isiaka Adeleke College of Agriculture.
The College of Education, Ipetu Ijesa, is now Hezekiah Oluwasanmi College of Education and College of Humanities and Culture, Ikire, now Eniola Atanda College of Humanities and Culture.
- News 24