OAU Staff Members Protest Appointment Of New VC

Filed in Nigeria Universities Updates | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On June 9, 2016

Obafemi Awolowo University, OAU Staff Members Protest Appointment Of Prof. Taofeek Salami As The Institution New Vice Chancellor


In our recent update, we informed the general public that OAU Appoints Prof. Ayobami Taofeek Salami As New Vice Chancellor, But According to news reaching ngschoolz.com team, It was learnt that staff members of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) yesterday protested the appointment of Prof. Taofeek Salami as the new vice chancellor of the institution.

 oau new vc

Prof. Taofeek Salami

According to the protesting staff, Prof. Taofeek Salami was sponsored to replace Prof. Bamitale Omole, the past immediate Vice Chancellor who they accused of mismanaging money in order to cover his deeds while in office.

The situation degenerated to a stage where the workers chased their colleagues out of their offices and even locked some of them in.

The protest is likely to affect the ongoing orientation exercise for new students.

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Emmanuel Worthwhile

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