On 5th of August, 2019 the paramount ruler of Remo – land, HRM, Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi B.L, LLM, FCA, FBR the Torungbuwa II, The Akarigbo and paramount ruler of Remo- land visited The Gateway (ICT) Polytechnic, Saapade with his entourage which included the Alaye of Ode Oba (Surv.) Adetunji Osho, Odemo of Ishara Oba Albert Adebose Mayungbe, the Eleposo of Eposo Oba Mukaila Akanji Olabinjo and some notable oba’s and Chiefs.
The Rector of the Polytechnic, Dr. I.K Oyeyinka welcomed the Oba and his entourage and stated in his welcome address how special the Oba is to him being one of the special ones who shows interest in respect to the progress of the institution. The oba was presented a giant size picture frame and a laptop on which the name of the institution was engraved by the Rector in appreciation of his visit to the institution.
The Oba in his address stated it is worthy of note that the students from the institution are well behaved in the society. He also stressed that he is aware most contributors to the success of the institution are indigenes of Remo land. He said he was impressed with what he had seen so far. The institution can now be compared with the likes of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago- iwoye.
He mentioned that the major reason why He visited was to listen, observe and document challenges the institution might have. He promised that efforts would be made to address them promptly.
Finally, he thanked the management for a job well done; thereafter, he went with his entourage to inspect relatively new projects on campus.