Nigeria Needs Best Brains for Devt, Babalakin Says

Wale Babalakin

Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), The Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), said these policies must be made to attract the best brains to teach in Nigerian universities.

This, he said, would speed up the country's development.

Babalakin spoke yesterday at UNILAG's College of Medicine during a fellowship in honor of the founder of Hygeia HMO Limited and former Chief Medical Director of the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Prof. Emmanuel Adeyemo Elebute (CON).

He said he was inspired by the late Elebute's CV and achievements, adding that the extensively contributed to the development of medicine.

Babalakin's words: "Prof. Eleven graduate CMS Grammar School and studied medicine at Trinity College, Dublin. He won the Cunningham Medal for Anatomy and Fitzpatrick Scholarship for the best performance in all professional examinations. With all the options available to him, he thing to come …

Source: Thisday Newspaper


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