AOCOED Appoints Prof. Bilikis Bidemi Idowu New Provost (PHOTOS)

Prof. Bilkis Bidemi Idowu Has Been Appointed the New Provost of the Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED) by the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu. 

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved the appointment of Prof. Bilikis Bidemi Idowu as the new Provost of the Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED), Otto-Ijanikin, Lagos.

According to an official statement issued by the Office of the Special Adviser to the Governor on Education, the appointment will take effect on 11th January, 2020 after the expiration of the tenure of office of the incumbent Provost.

Idowu, a Professor of Health Education, is currently a lecturer at the Lagos State University. She is an Alumni of University of Lagos where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in 1995 after graduating with a Diploma in Physical Education in 1991.

Upon the completion of her Masters Degree in Physical Education in 1999, Prof. Idowu proceeded to the University of Ibadan and obtained a Doctorate Degree in Physical Education in 2005.

Prof. Idowu, who is expected to serve for a single term of five years, has authored and co-authored several books on Physical and Health Education. She also co-authored the nationwide recommended Textbook “Physical Education for Primary Schools 1 to 6”.

 
LASU VICE CHANCELLOR, PROF. OLANREWAJU ADIGUN FAGBOHUN, SAN, CONGRATULATES PROF. BIDEMI IDOWU ON HER APPOINTMENT AS PROVOST, AOCOED.
Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education Gets New Provost (Prof. Idowu)
The Vice Chancellor, Lagos State University, Prof. Olanrewaju Adigun Fagbohun, SAN, NPOM, has congratulated Prof. Bilkis Bidemi Idowu on her appointment as the new Provost, Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED) by the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu.

Prof. Fagbohun, SAN, in his message to Prof. Idowu said, "I received with delight the heartwarming news of your appointment as Provost, AOCOED. Given your antecedent as a remarkable scholar and comsumate administrator, in the course of your service at the Lagos State University, this is certainly a well-deserved elevation, for which we are very proud.

"Your choice as Provost is a clear reflection of your doggedness, zeal and passion for the teaching profession as well as the drive for quality education in Lagos State.

"I am convinced that Adeniran Ogunsanya College of Education (AOCOED) will benefit greatly from your acumen, expertise and wide experience in your tenure as provost and beyond.
"On behalf of the Management, Staff and Students of Lagos State University, I rejoice with you on this fitting appointment."

Prof. Bilkis Bidemi Idowu, a Professor of Health Education has served in different capacities at the Lagos State University. She is a former Acting Dean of Students Affairs, and until her appointment the Deputy Director, Alumni, Lagos State University Directorate of Advancement (LASUDA).

Signed
Ademola Adekoya
Coordinator, Centre for Information, Press and Public Relations, LASU.