The authorities of Obafemi Awolowo Universities, Ile-Ife have appointed Dr. Femi Oguntuase as the new Librarian of the institution.
Oguntuase is the immediate past Librarian of the Federal University of Technology, Akure (FUTA). He takes over from Mrs. Bukky Olufemi Asubiojo B.Ed., M.L.S. (Ibadan), PGD (Computer Science) (Ife).
Elated by the development the Vice-Chancellor of FUTA where Oguntuase previously served, Professor Joseph Fuwape has congratulated the new OAU Librarian. In a congratulatory letter conveyed by the Acting Director, Directorate of Establishment and Human Resource (DEHR), Mr. Ademola Bobola on behalf of the FUTA Vice-Chancellor, he said, “I write to convey to you the warm felicitations of the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Joseph Fuwape and the University Management on your recent appointment as the University Librarian of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife. The appointment which speaks volume of your track record of professional competence is not only well deserved but recognition of the University’s high standard of excellence”.
The new OAU Librarian has had his education and services cut across some of Nigeria's best universities. Here is a brief timeline of some of his academic trainings:
i. University of Ibadan, Ibadan 2013
ii. Federal University of Technology, Akure 2002-2004
iii. Federal University of Technology, Akure 1997-1999
iv. University of Ibadan, Oyo State 1984-1985
v. Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife 1977-1981
vi. Ife Divisional Teacher Training College 1975-1976
vii. Ansar-Ud-Deen Grammar School, Ikare Akoko 1970-1974
viii. St. Luke’s Primary School, Iro-Ekiti 1964-1969