In the early hours of Wednesday, 22nd of August 2018, Faculty of Education, University of Ibadan lost a notable lecturer, professor of Exercise physiology.

Professor Abass who was until his sudden demise, was seen amidst his friends and colleagues on campus Tuesday night but unfortunately died in the early hours of Wednesday in his house along Eleyele road.

The late professor who was aged 52, was until his death Chairman of University of Ibadan Intra-campus Transport committee, a position he had held for three years before his demise.

In a similar vein, The Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Abel Idowu Olayinka paid a condolence visit to the family of the late Professor of Exercise Physiology, Ademola Olasupo Abass.

He expressed huge shock over the sudden Demise of the young professor. Prof. Olayinka encouraged the family to look unto God for assistance at this moment of grief, promising that the university would do everything possible to support the family, he further prayed for comfort of the family to bear the irreplaceable loss.

The late professor who was Born on 11 March, 1966, became a professor in 2011. He had his National Certificate in Education from Osun State College of Education Ilesa in 1985 and B.Ed. in Physical and Health Education (First Class Honours) at the University of Ibadan, in 1990.




By – Alao Abiodun

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