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OAU dismisses professor involved in sex-for-mark scandal

Posted: June 21, 2018 at 12:30 pm   /   Campus, News

The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, has dismissed a lecturer of the institution, Richard Akindele, who demanded sex from a female student to help her improve her grades. The dismissal was disclosed during a press conference by the Vice Chancellor, Eyitope Ogunbodede, on Wednesday. Mr Ogunbodede said the conclusion was reached after the investigative panel […]

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Sex-for-mark: Monica Osagie appears before OAU panel – read her submission

Posted: April 25, 2018 at 2:06 pm   /   Campus

Monica Osagie, the victim in the sex-for-marks scandal at Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has told an investigative panel that the disgraced professor, Richard Akindele, deliberately failed her because she refused his sexual demand. She said she did not score 33 percent as the lecturer claimed, but was failed so that she could bow to […]

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OAU suspends Professor Akindele in sex-for-mark scandal indefinitely

Posted: April 19, 2018 at 3:16 pm   /   Campus

Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, has directed Richard Akindele, the professor at the centre of the leaked sex-for-mark audio scandal, to proceed on an indefinite suspension. The university says he was found guilty of serious misconduct. Read the full statement signed by the Vice Chancellor: Audio Conversation: Obafemi Awolowo University Suspends Professor Richard I. Akindele The […]

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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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