This is to apprise the general public, especially all potential Students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) that, President Goodluck Jonathan has invert the change of name of the University of Lagos which he change name to Moshood Abiola University in a broadcast to mark the 2012 Democracy Day.
Professor Jerry Gana, Chairman, Governing Council of University of Lagos, divulge this to liveschoolnews reporter in Abuja in the course of his inauguration flanking three others by the Minister of Education, Professor Ruqayyatu Rufai
The name change had been the subject of litigation and protests from students and alumni of the institution while a court recently ruled that the change was unlawful.
Professor Gana welcome President Jonathan for retentive the name of the institution. said the president had proven the Constitution by retreating the change of name of theuniversity.
Gana said: “This is a pointer to the fact that the current administration is committed to entrenching democracy and justice in the country.’’
Gana, who was responding on behalf of the four councils, promise President Jonathan that they would ensure that the universities’ communities settled down in peace.
“I assure you that we will do our best to be fair, just and honourable in the discharge of our duties.” He also promised effective leadership with integrity, honour and justice.
Gana said members would work according to the rules governing the institutions.
He acknowledge President Jonathan for the appointments and said they would put in their best to make the University a first-rate institution.
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