BENIN CITY – A former Vice Chancellor of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Professor Osayuki Godwin Oshodin is dead.

He died in Benin City in the early hours of yesterday after a brief illness, according to a statement by his brother, Mr Christopher Oshodin, on behalf of the Oshodin family

He was aged 71 years.

A Professor of Health Education, born on August 9, 1950, and was Vice Chancellor of UNIBEN from 2009 to 2014.