By Emmanuel Adeleke
Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has upgraded the Osun State College of Education in Ilesa, the hometown of Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola, to a university.
Oyetola disclosed this while inaugurating the Ijesaland Geriatric Centre, Ilesa, on Thursday.
He said: “Having looked into and examined carefully the request made by prominent sons and daughters of Ijesa land, and Owa Obokun Adimula of Ijesa land, Oba Gabriel Aromolaran, government has decided to upgrade the Osun State College of Education, Ilesa, to a full-fledged University. We have also engaged one of the nation’s best corporate consultants, KPMG, to work out the sustainability plan of the upgrade.”