Story By Akinola Emmanuel, March 18, 2021
Colleagues, Friends and members of staff, Institute of Agricultural Research & Training (IAR&T) Apata, Ibadan on Thursday celebrates the life and times of the wife of late Oyo State commissioner for Environment, Prof Olukemi Titilola Ayoola at a well attended procession of honour held at the school auditorium.
Speaking at the event, the Vice Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Professor Eyitayo Olubodede said the deceased was an important member of the University.
Prof Olubodede stated that the role played by Late Prof Kemi Ayoola in the University was so significant that the University will not forget in hurry.
In her tribute, the Director, IAR&T, Professor Veronica Fatolu described the death of Late Kemi Ayoola as sudden, shocking and devastating.
Prof Fatolu added that the demise was a personal loss to her as well as some of her colleagues in the institute.
Other members of management and staff, representatives of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), representatives of Professors and heads of departments among others extolled the virtues of the late Professor Kemi Ayoola.