The assumption of duty of Professor Olayinka Olusola Omigbodun FAS as the 12th Provost of the College of Medicine on Monday, 3rd August, 2020 commenced with an invocation ceremony witnessed by several dignitaries. The ceremony commenced at 8:00am, with the exhortation and prayer of invocation being offered by the Most Rev. J.O. Akinfenwa, D.D ably represented by Rev. Canon A.A Adebayo. He prayed for the blessings of God on the new Provost, the College Management, Deans of Faculties in the College, the entire College of Medicine Community, the University of Ibadan, the University College Hospital, Ibadan among others. This ceremony was attended by the Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration), the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic), the College Management Team, the Chief Medical Director of the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Deans of Faculties in the College and other members of the College and UCH community.