Prof Folasade Ogunsola on Friday emerged the first female vice chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG).

Here are seven quick things to know about her:

*She was the first female Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Lagos.

*She was the pioneer and only female Provost of the university’s College of Medicine.

*She was born in 1958 and raised at the University of Ibadan where her father, the late Prof Akin Mabogunje was a lecturer.

*She obtained her first degree in Medicine and Surgery at Obafemi Awolowo University, the then University of Ife between 1974 and I982.

*She bagged her Master’s degree from the College of Medicine, University of Lagos and proceeded to the University of Wales between 1992 and 1997 for her PhD in Medical Microbiology.

*She was a founding member of the Nigerian Society for Infection control in 1998 and member of the Global Infection Prevention and control Network.

* She is the principal investigator at AIDS Prevention Initiative in Nigeria (APIN) at University of Lagos.

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