On Thursday, 21st May, 2020,the Management Team led by the Provost, Professor F. E. A. Lesi joined the Executive members of the University of Lagos Alumni to commission the “Green Park” in the College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Idi-Araba. The event was a low-key affair with fewer than 20 people attending.The Vice Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS who was ably represented by Professor Oluwole Familoni (Deputy Vice Chancellor Academics and Research) appreciated the University of Lagos Alumni for transforming the space between the Medicine and Radiation Biology buildings into a Green Park to serve as a relaxation spot. He urged corporate bodies and friends of the College to take up other projects and revamp the old buildings in the premises.The Provost, on behalf of Management, staff, and students thanked the Executive of the University of Lagos Alumni (past and present) for actualizing the project and painting the buildings on either side of the park. He assured the gathering that the park will be put to good use and maintained.
The National President, Dr. John Momoh who was ably represented by Chief Dr. Fassy Yusuf (the First National Vice President) was delighted that the project was completed despite the delays encountered at the outset. He enjoined the Management to take ownership of the park and use it for the benefit of the College of Medicine community.
Present at the commissioning are; Professor O.A.T. Ebuehi (Deputy Provost), Mr. O. A. Obefemi-Moses, FNIM (College Secretary), Dr. S. A. Akinade (Director of Finance), Mr. O. A. Kayode-Owotutu (Deputy College Secretary, Academic Affairs Unit), Dr. D.C. Umesi, Vice Chairman, CMUL Alumni and other Exco members from UNILAG Alumni.