UNILAG suspends another Lecturer over Sex-for-grades1 min read

The University of Lagos, Yaba, Lagos state has suspended another member of its academic staff over the sex-for-grades scandal happening in the University.

Samuel Oladipo

The lecturer, Samuel Oladipo, in the department of economics was seen in the second stream of a documentary on sexual assault released by the BBC Africa Eye on Monday.

Recall that the The school management earlier suspended Boniface Igbeneghu, a lecturer and former sub-dean of the faculty of arts in the institution, who was exposed in the documentary.

The documentary has elicited reactions since its release, with many calling for the prosecution of the lecturers involved.

The Vice-Chancellor of the University Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe was said to have confirmed the suspension of Oladipo, saying the lecturer “would be made to face a panel”.

“The entire episode is unfortunate and tragic because lecturers are supposed to be loco parentis to the students. My appeal to our colleagues is to refrain from a negative act that can tarnish the image of the university and themselves,” Ogundipe was quoted as saying.

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