As part of the activities signalling the commencement of the 40th anniversary celebration of the Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro, the Rector, Arc. (Dr.) Olusegun Aluko and the management team, today paid a courtesy call on His Imperial Majesty, the Aláàfin Ọ̀yọ́, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi at his palace in Oyo.
According to Arc Aluko, the essence of the visit, was to inform and invite the Royal Father to the 40th Anniversary and the 19th Convocation ceremony of the institution holding in October, this year.
Responding, the “Ikúbabayeye” as the Aláàfin is fondly called, expressed his appreciation with the way Arc Aluko and his team are running the institution with a promise to honor the invitation.
The Rector who had in attendance With him the Deputy Rector, Engr Ogunfayo, the Registrar, Mrs ‘Bisi Osore, the Poly Librarian, Mr Lawrence Adebisi and other members of staff of the Polytechnic were were warmly received by the traditional chiefs of Alaafin known as the “ỌYỌMESIS”.