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The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ibadan (UI), Prof. Idowu Olayinka, has warned that newly licensed institutions that fail to take mentoring from older institutions are likely to run a "trial and error" basis and reinvent the wheel. Olayinka spoke yesterday in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, while hosting the Bishop of Sword of Spirit Ministries, Bishop Francis Wale Oke. The cleric led other top management workers and officials of the newly licensed Precious Cornerstone University (PCU) in Ibadan, to the UI vice chancellor. Olayinka said: "We are fully disposed to being the mentor of the newly established Precious Cornerstone University, Ibadan, Nigeria. It is our greatest pleasure to be the mentor of the university because we know it has a lot of potential. We are prepared to assist them in every way possible, either in the human capacity building, governance or in other capacities. "Some institutions have failed to make themselves available for mentoring, as directed by the