University of Ekiti state produced first set of medical doctors, graduated 43 students after 10 years.
The university of Ekiti state has finally graduated it very first set of medical doctors after 10 years. The delay is said to be as a result of the institution delay of accreditation by the medical and dental council of Nigeria.
Head of Directorate of information, Bode Olafinmuagun said that, Out of the 43 graduating students, all are said to have gotten 100%pass in their various result.
“With this development, the medical students are to be fully inducted into the medical profession in a few days,” he stated.
According to him, the Acting Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olubunmi Ajayi, congratulated the first set of medical doctors to be produced by the university.
Ajayi thanked Ekiti State Governor, Dr. Kayode Fayemi; his wife, Bisi; the Pro-chancellor and Chairman of Council, Prof. Bamitale Omole; the Medical College team, led by the Provost, Prof. Kehinde Oluwadiya, parents and other stakeholders for their various roles in ensuring that the College of Medicine was accredited.