UNILAG board approves dismissal of two lecturers

UNILAG board approves dismissal of two lecturers

UNILAG board approves dismissal of two lecturers

In its meeting on Monday, May 31, 2021, the Governing board of the University of Lagos UNILAG approved the immediate dismissal of Dr. Boniface Igbenegu from the Department of European Languages and Integration Studies at the Faculty of Philosophy and Dr. Samuel Omonius Oladipo in the Department of Economics, Faculty of Social Sciences, Service in the University.

At its meeting, the Board considers the reports and findings of the Senate Committee set up to investigate allegations of sexual harassment against them at the BBC World Series of Investigations (AFCICA EYE), which focuses on sexual harassment in colleges.

As a result, the Board decided and agreed to appoint Dr. Boniface Igbenegu and Dr. Samuel Omoni Oladipo, effective immediately 31 May 2021, from the University Office under Section 18 of the University of Lagos Act 1967.

The Board also advises senior management to review sexual harassment policies as needed and develop effective strategies to prevent future phenomena.