Apostle Dr. (Mrs) Folorunso Alakija lays Foundation for Osun State University Teaching Hospital...
The Chancellor of Osun State University, Apostle Dr. (Mrs) Folorunsho Alakija, laid the foundation for the Osun State University Teaching Hospital she is donating to the university on Thursday, 22nd November, 2018
This is in fulfilment of the pledge she made shortly after her appointment as the Chancellor of the university in 2016 by the Governor of the State of Osun, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola.
According to her, “The decision to lay the foundation of the Teaching Hospital today is deliberate. Deliberate in the sense that I agreed with the proposal of the University Management that the foundation laying ceremony should coincide with the 7th convocation ceremonies and more importantly, as a mark of honour to the dynamic Governor of the State and Visitor to the University, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola before he leaves office,” she said.
The facility when completed will consist of a world-class Community Health Unit, Maternity and Neonatal Medicare, Research and Diagnostic Laboratories, State of the art operating Theatres, Cutting edge Diagnostic Imaging inclusive of C.T Scan, M.R.I. Scanning Facility, Ultra-Sound Scanning Facilities and X-ray and Radiotherapy Suites, Lecture rooms, Necropsy and Morgue.
Osun State University is a conventional, multi-campus University charged with the production of high quality, well-rounded, globally competitive and entrepreneurial graduates who are catalysts for rapid and sustainable socio-economic development of Osun State and Nigeria.