Professor Durojaiye Ajeyalemi, a former dean of Students’ Affairs, University of Lagos (UNILAG), has died of COVID-19.
Ajeyalemi, who until his demise on Wednesday, January 6, was a professor of Curriculum Studies, Nigerian Tribune reports.
Confirming the professor death which has been reported as the result of COVID-19 complications, UNILAG’s deputy VC (academic and research) Oluwole Familoni, said:
“It is a truth that Professor Ajeyalemi has died early this morning. He died in the hospital and LUTH to be specific and it is very painful we lost two of our great scholars in an interval of five days.”
A report from Premium Times revealed that the professor died at the isolation centre at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba.