Renowned medical practitioner and academic, Emeritus Professor, Oladipo Akinkugbe is dead.
According to reports, Akinkugbe died in Ibadan on Monday. He was 87. He was born on July 19, 1933 in Ondo State.
He has practised and taught medicine in various reputable universities across the world. He was the pioneer Vice Chancellor, University of Ilorin. Also, he was pioneer Vice Chancellor, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.
He was instrumental to the opening of the famous hypertension and renal clinics at the University College Hospital, Ibadan.