A former Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lagos and an eminent academic, Prof Ibidapo Obe has reportedly died.
Professor Obe who until his announced demise was a foremost Nigerian professor of systems engineering, excellent educationist and public administrator of top standing is credited with being author of several ground-breaking academic and professional works.
He advanced abroad where took his Masters and PhD and later served as served as a Visiting Research Associate Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the State University of New York at Buffalo, USA, among others.
He was named Vice Chancellor of university of Lagos in 2000, succeeding another brilliant academic, late Omotola. (New Diplomat)