Professor Femi Bamiro, former Vice Chancellor of University of Ibadan was ssh other on Tuesday in Ibadan.
As at the time of filing this report, the cause of such incident was unknown but it was gathered that the professor was attacked around his house and shot in the leg.
He was quickly rushed to the University college hospital for adequate treatment.
Olatunji Oladejo, the Director of Communication, University of Ibadan confirmed that indeed the incident occurred and some members of staff has visited the professor at the hospital.
“I can confirm that our former VC, Prof Bamiro was shot on Tuesday night but no details of the shooting yet,” he said
The DVC Academic and Registrar have visited him at the hospital on behalf of the school.
“What I can say further is that we are grateful to God because he is responding to treatment and we are in touch with the hospital management whom we trust to give the former VC the best treatment.