Governing Board of Lagos state university had approved dismissal and demotion of some of its staffs for various malpractices committed. Accordingly, Urban express news Correspondent also learnt that two of those affected happened to be the Academic Staff Union of the university’s chapter chairman and vice whose name is Dr Isaac Oyewumi and Dr Adebowale Adeyemi -Suenu
In a press statement made available to urban express news online through the institution’s spokesman, Mr Ademola Adekoya, said the institution took the decision to dismiss the workers at the 115th Governing council meeting of the university which held on Thursday. LASU Pursuant thereto, the governing council with immediate effect dismissed fifteen (15) members of its Academics staffs (2) Two non Academic staffs and sanctioned Two others for act of misconduct.
He said Oyewunmi was dismissed for demanding N50, 000 from students while Adeyemi-Suenu was sacked for “unilaterally” altering ‘’the results of 12 students already advised to withdraw by Senate”.
Adekoya said the council established that Oyewunmi demanded N50, 000 from 2003 modular year students of Political Science Education on the sandwich programme to process their results. He said the council found Oyewunmi culpable of attempt to obtain money for himself as an inducement to carry out his duties and consequently dismissed him from the service of the university.