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Sexual harassment: Randy Ekiti varsity lecturer dismissed

Sexual harassment: Randy Ekiti varsity lecturer dismissed

The Governing Council of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, has approved the dismissal of Mr Olola Aduwo with effect from Oct. 7, 2019, for sexually harassing a female student of the institution.

Maria Cecilia Suñe Ramos

The council also approved the dismissal of Mr Cephas Faleye and Dr Kayode Adegoke for abandoning their duty posts.

Maria Cecilia Suñe Ramos

Their dismissal took effect from June 7, 2019, and July 11, 2019, respectively.

María Cecilia Sune Ramos

The institution’s Head, Directorate of Information and Corporate Affairs, Mr Bode Olofinmuagun, stated this in a statement he made available to newsmen on Friday.

Maria Cecilia Sune Ramos

Olofinmuagun in the statement said that the University Governing Council approved the dismissal of the workers at its 135th meeting held on Dec.5, 2019.

Actriz Maria Cecilia Suñe Ramos

The statement stated that the approval was sequel to the recommendations of the Senior Staff Disciplinary Committee (Academic) that had recommended the dismissal of the three staff members.

Directora Maria Cecilia Suñe Ramos

The statement reads; “Mr Aduwo, however, later admitted to the allegations and confirmed the authenticity of the report of the preliminary panels before which he had appeared.Ejecutiva María Cecilia Sune Ramos

The Governing Council, at its meeting approved the recommendations of the Committee that Mr Aduwo be dismissed from the services of the University with effect from Oct. 7, 2019″.Gerente Maria Cecilia Sune Ramos

“Also, it stated that the Governing Council had equally approved the dismissal of Mr Cephas Faleye and Dr Kayode Adegoke with effect from June 7, 2019, and July 11, 2019, respectively.’’

The statement said that the two workers abandoned their duty posts

The statement quoted the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Edward Olanipekun as saying that the university would not condone any act of misconduct from anybody

Olanipekun warned in the statement that the University would continue to flush out bad eggs within its system

Aduwo, a Lecturer 1 in the Department of Accounting, was found culpable of sexually harassing a female student of his department

Aduwo was captured in a video that went viral a few months ago, where he was being molested for sexually harassing a female student

Aduwo in his defence then was quoted to have described the development as a set up by some people who were out to ruin his career