James Michael Igiri and Anita Ojieh
Dean of Student Affairs (DSA), Prof. Ademola Adeleke formally swore-in
executive members of various student bodies of the University of Lagos-
faculty, departmental, distance learning Institute (DLI) and hall of residence of
the University of Lagos- to their various positions.
He gave this advice during the swearing-in ceremony of the excos, which held
Thursday 9 th march, 2017 at the Afe Babalola Lecture theatre.
The Dean tasked the newly sworn-in executive members and representatives to
live up to the expectations of their various positions for which they were
elected. He admonished them to provide a stable, visionary and responsible
leadership to their constituencies and fellow students and to also uphold the
glory of the university in all that they did.
The executives took turns to take the oath of office and pledge of service,
individually, promising to work by the guided principles laid down by the
The elected students are on average grade point of 3.0 or more which is one of
the prerequisite for being elected into any of the positions. Some of the voting
was done online, an experiment the student Affairs Division says it is keying
into, in allying with the efforts of the university to digitalise most of its
activities, including academics.
The DSA also answered questions posed by concerned students regarding the
state of the hostels, and of their general wellbeing. He assured them that the
University will leave no stone unturned in ensuring that students are adequately
Awards and certificate of service were given to out-going executives who had
served in various capacities during the 2015/2016 academic session.