Wednesday, 6 February 2013
University of lagos Don Professor kola Rasheed Ojikutu appointed as memeber of the Governing council.
The Head of the Department of Actuarial Science and Insurance in the Faculty of Business Administration, University of Lagos, Professor Rasheed Kola Ojikutu has been appointed member of the Governing Council of Federal University of Agriculture, Umudike.
Professor Ojikutu’s appointment came on the heels of the recent reconstitution of Governing Councils of four Federal Universities by the President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Azikiwe Jonathan.
Born on April 22, 1953, Professor Rasheed Kola Ojikutu is an alumnus of the University of Madras where he obtained his First Degree (First Class) and Masters Degree with a CGPA of 4.98 in statistics. He proceeded to the Lagos State University where he obtained a Doctoral Degree in 2004. He also holds a C. Stat from the Royal Statistical Society, London (2003).
The renowned scholar is a Fellow of the Council of the Institute for Operations Research of Nigeria and Association of Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers (formerly Association of Pension Funds of Nigeria).
He is also a member of several international bodies including the International Association for Statistical Computing, Netherlands (2003); International Statistical Institute, Netherlands (2003); International Association for Statistical Education, Netherlands (2003); International Society for Statistical Sciences, Pakistan (2007); International Union for the Scientific Study in Population, France (2009) as well as the Statistics and Probability African Society (2010),
Professor Ojikutu is happily married and blessed with children. Happy for you sir