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Sex-for-mark: OAU lied, I was not invited by panel – student

Posted: April 23, 2018 at 9:25 am   /   Campus

The student of Obafemi Awolowo University, Monica Osagie, in the leaked sex-for-mark audio has denied the school’s probe panel invited her. Ms Osagie was on record having conversation with Richard Akindele, pastor and professor of accounting and management, in the leaked audio in which the professor demanded to sleep with her five times to pass […]

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ASUU reacts to suspension of OAU’s sex-for-mark professor

Posted: April 20, 2018 at 4:51 pm   /   Campus

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Obafemi Awolowo University branch, has commended the management of the institution for the indefinite suspension of Richard Akindele, the professor at the centre of the leaked sex-for-mark audio scandal. Mr Akindele’s suspension was announced on Thursday by the Vice Chancellor, Eyitope Ogunbodede, following the receipt of the interim report […]

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After three-month closure, Ondo Poly announces resumption, reparation fee

Posted: April 18, 2018 at 10:54 am   /   Campus

The management of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo has announced new resumption dates after a three-month closure over students’ violent protest against “no school fees, no examination policy” adopted by the institution in January. The school has announced April 30 and May 14 as resumption dates for new and returning students of the institution with N12,000 […]

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Video: OAU security operatives attacking students

Posted: April 16, 2018 at 12:44 pm   /   Campus

CAMPUS REPORTER has obtained a video showing attack on some students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, allegedly by the operatives of the security unit of the school. The video, we gathered, was recorded on March 21, the day the university forcibly evicted female students from the Moremi Hall of Residence on the campus. Analysing the video, […]

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PHOTOS: Injuries as police forcefully disperse protesting AAUA students

Posted: April 12, 2018 at 10:20 am   /   Campus

Many people were injured as police officers fired tear gas to disperse students of in Ondo State protesting the over 500 per cent increase in their school fees. The students were on a procession to the Government House, Alagbaka, Akure on the third day of their protest on Wednesday when they came under the attack, […]

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BREAKING: OAU says sex-for-mark audio ‘apparent breach’, sets up probe panel

Posted: April 11, 2018 at 1:14 pm   /   Campus

The management of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, has issued an official response to the sex-for-mark audio which has made the school an object of public attention since Monday. The leaked audio contains a conversation between a male and a female, with the former, whose voice is identified as that Richard Akindele of the school’s management […]

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Sex-for-marks: While OAU management remains silent, Lecturer’s church members speak

Posted: April 11, 2018 at 9:28 am   /   Campus

The male voice in the leaked sex-for-mark audio which has got Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife ensnared in public attention since Monday was that Richard Akindele of the school’s faculty administration, the lecturer’s church members have said, barely 48 hours without an official response from the school. Several members and a reverend of the Anglican Diocese of […]

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Top Nigerian university, OAU, enmeshed in sex-for-mark scandal

Posted: April 10, 2018 at 10:31 am   /   Campus

Nigeria’s top tertiary school, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, is ensnared in public attention after a leaked phone call recording brought out a lecturer as having tied passing a female student to having sexual intercourse with her. In the audio, which leaked out, on Monday, the student repeatedly addressed the other person in the conversation as […]

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PHOTOS: Ondo University students block roads, protest fees hike

Posted: April 9, 2018 at 5:54 pm   /   Campus

Students of Adekunle Ajasin University on Monday blocked roads to protest the increase in the school’s tuition fees announced last week. The school announced fee raises last week, with students expected to pay 500 percent higher than previous fees. The students took their march to the streets on Monday and blocked major roads in Akungba Akoko, Ondo State. The […]

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After one week in prison, two OAU students regain freedom

Posted: March 29, 2018 at 1:18 pm   /   Campus

After a week at Koshere Prison, Ile Ife, the two other remanded students of Obafemi Awolowo University have regained their freedom. The two students, Gbenga Oloruniran, a 400 level student of Geography and Jimoh Oladipupo, 300 level student of Biochemistry were freed in the early hours of Thursday after meeting the bail conditions. Earlier, three […]

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