The new VC assumed office on Monday, along side the acting Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oyedamola Oke, and other university management staff.
Olatunji-Bello was welcomed by students and members of staff as they gathered in front of the university’s Senate building to welcome Olatunji-Bello with songs played to express their joy over her appointment.
The VC addressed the staff and students as he sought for their support for peace to continue to reign for the good of the university.
“Staffs and students welfare are uppermost on my mind, and this administration will create more opportunities for everyone’s advancement.
“Your welfare is important to me, we will ensure that the learning environment is conducive and competitive by providing infrastructure.
“We will also ensure that university scholars awards are revamped, all university scholars will get 50 per cent refund of their school fees yearly.
“The new slogan is now: “We Are LASU, We Are Great,” Olatunji-Bello said.
On September 16, Olatunji-Bello was appointed as the ninth Substantive Vice Chancellor of LASU by the governor of Lagos State and Visitor to the University, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, after months of heightened expectations by stakeholders.