Governor Adams Oshiomhole of Edo State has appointed Rt. Hon Thomas Okosun as Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council of Tayo Akpata University of Education, Ekiadolor.
Rt. Hon Okosun was member of Edo State House of Assembly from 1992 to 1993 and from 1999 to 2003. He was Speaker, Edo State House of Assembly from 1999 to 2000 during which time he was elected Chairman, Conference of Speakers in Nigeria, in 1999.
The new Pro-Chancellor was also Chairman of the defunct Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) from 2010 to 2013.
A Barrister at Law, Hon Okosun is married with children.