The State government has immortalized former deceased Governor of the state, Professor Olusegun Agagu, by renaming Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), Okitipupa, after him.
Vice-Chancellor of the university, Prof. Sunday Ogunduyile, told newsmen in Okitipupa , that the institution would now be called Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology (OASUTECH).
He disclosed that the renaming of the institution which had been gazette, was to immortalise the former governor whom, he said, contributed immensely to the establishment of the institution.
He also commended Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu , for acceding to the yearnings of Ikale indigenes with the renaming . “I think it is a welcome idea, aimed at immortalizing the late Agagu for his immense contributions to the establishment of the institution. Renaming the institution will make it attain greater heights in all spheres. I thank Gov. Akeredolu for acceding to the yearnings of Ikale indigenes to immortalise their illustrious son, this is well appreciated ” .