Gbenga Adefaye Is New Interim Provost of NIJ

Gbenga Adefaye

BEVERLY HILLS, August 31, (THEWILL) – Mr Gbenga Adefaye, Editor-in-Chief of Vanguard Newspapers, has been appointed as interim provost of the Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Ogba, Ikeja.

Adefaye will serve as Provost of the institution with effect from Sept. 1, 2020 pending the appointment of a new Provost.

He succeeds Mr Gbemiga Ogunleye, who has served out his term and leaving to start his law practice.

Adefaye’s appointment was announced Monday by former Ogun governor, Chief Olusegun Osoba, who is the Chairman, Governing Council of the NIJ.