Lagos. Nigeria, August 1, 2022 –
Former Vice Chancellor of Lagos State University, (LASU) Prof. Lateef Hussein is dead.
Prof. Hussein died after a brief illness on Sunday evening at the age of 75 years.
Uncovered.ng reports that Prof. Hussein a professor of Physics was the 6th Substantive Vice Chancellor of LASU; he served between 2005 and 2011.
The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, mni, while confirming the news on Monday, expressed her deep shock at the passing of her former boss, under whose leadership she served as the Deputy Vice Chancellor of the University.
The respected scholar will be buried today, Monday, 1st August, 2022 at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital Central Mosque cemetery, Ikeja, according to Islamic rites.