The Encomium flowed freely as the leading professor of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Professor Olurotimi Sanya withdrew from the academic world.
Those who spoke so brilliantly of Professor Sanya included his colleagues, students and other well-wishers present at the event.
Professor Sanya, who was a pioneer of the college, was appointed as the Rector in 2014.
The program’s speakers took the time to X-ray his entries during his tenure, describing him as a man fit for the job.
Professor Abiodun Ojo and Professor Oldemije congratulated the icon of medicine, saying that his contributions to ensuring the college became a force to be reckoned with could not be quickly forgotten.
Likewise, Mrs. Elizabeth Ojo, Tayo Olokorod and the student representative paid tribute to Professor Sanya and thanked him for everything he did in the college.
In response, Professor Sanya, who is also the pastor, thanked the crowd for the honors showered upon him, saying that their testimonies were a reflection that he had played his part in the college.
He attributed his success to their support and cooperation, and urged them to extend it to the current brigadier general.
Professor Rotimi Sanya joined the university system in 2011 after voluntarily retiring from the position of Medical Director of the Government Specialty Hospital, Ikere Ekiti in 2007.
Tribute to Professor Sania’s retirement from Abad