Friday, 31 July 2015

PROF. SOLA ADEROUNMU BECOMES NEW PRESIDENT OF NIGERIAN COMPUTER SOCIETY

Professor Sola Aderounmu
At the just concluded 12th edition of the International conference held in Akure, Ondo State, a society made up of computer scientists known as Nigeria Computer Society ‎(NCS), elected Professor Sola Aderounmu as its new president for the next two years (2015-2017).

Tectono Business Review gathered that Prof. Aderounmu is a fellow of the Nigerian Computer Society (NCS) and also the Director of Information Technology and Communications Unit of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Osun State. He promised to pursue various agenda to reposition NCS for the benefits of IT practitioners, the academia and the nation at large‎.

The university don is to be assisted by Mrs. Veronica Owolabi. Top on his agenda is to lead NCS to the path of more advocacy; research and development in IT and establishing physical presence for the Society. According to him, NCS under his leadership will pursue various programmes to engender IT penetration in rural areas and the use of indigenous software.