The Head of Civil Engineering Department of the Osun State University, Osogbo, Engr. (Dr.) Moses Adebowale Ogunbiyi is dead.
He was reported to have slumped and died on the spot on Thursday morning.
It was gathered that academic activities in the department were cancelled to mourn the deceased.
The sad news was confirmed by the acting Dean of the Faculty of Engineering of the institution, Dr. Olawale Simon.
He said ‘the senior lecturer suddenly died on Thursday’, without stating his cause of death.
His death was also confirmed following the release of a circular posted at the department.
It read: “NOTICE! Due to the demise of the Hod of Civil Engineering Department in person of Engr. Dr. Moses Adebowale Ogunbiyi MNICE B.SC( CE; U.S.A); M. SC ( CONST.MANGT. UNILAG); Ph.D( LASU), hostel campaign visit is suspended indefinitely to mourn our amiable lecturer.”