The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has donated N10m to the University of Ibadan towards the construction of a new department of architecture at the school.
UI Vice-Chancellor, Prof Idowu Olayinka, revealed this on Wednesday at the 2018/2019 matriculation of the school. A total of 3,464 students took part in the ceremony.
He said the institution admitted 17 candidates from Cameroun, Benin Republic and Ghana.
According to Olayinka, the number of architects in Nigeria is less than that of Berlin.
He said, “We thank Pastor E. A. Adeboye, a great and long-standing friend of this university, for donating a sum of N10m to support our new department of architecture.”
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