By Onwuka Gerald
Pioneer Vice Chancellor of Lagos State University (LASU), Prof. Folabi Olumide, has died age 81.
His death was confirmed on Friday by the outgoing Vice Chancellor, Prof. Lanre Fagbohun.
His statement read, “Professor Olumide died today, Friday, 8th January, 2021, after a brief illness at the age of 81 years”.
Fagbohun prayed God to give the family members and others the fortitude to bear the loss.
Olumide was LASU VC from its inception in 1983 to1988.