HOT: JAMB 2019 UPDAES: JAMB Approves 160 as cut-off mark for 2019 Admission

POST UTME UPDATES: LIST OF SCHOOLS WHOSE POST UTME FORM IS OUT

ENTERTAINMENT: Get top trending music and entertainment gist

Vice-chancellor of Kwara State University Sacked With Immediate Effect

Vice-chancellor of Kwara State University Sacked With Immediate Effect

 

Vice-chancellor of Kwara State University Sacked With Immediate Effect

The Kwara State Commissioner for Tertiary Education, Science and Technology, Abdullahi Alikinla, urged Mr Adeyemi to “take charge of responsibilities relating to the smooth running of the institution in accordance with the law establishing it.” Mr Alikinla said Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed took the decisions regarding the two professors in the exercise of the powers conferred on him by the Kwara State University Law 2009, as amended.

SEE ALSO  Fresh University Graduate Awaiting NYSC Dies In Her Sleep (Photos)

The law, he said, empowers the governor, as the visitor to the University, to appoint and remove the Vice Chancellor for good cause and following due consultations.

However, the Nigerian Tribune is quoting the chairman of the university’s governing council, Saka Nuru, as dissociating the council from the governor’s action.

SEE ALSO  Nigerian Lady Bags Record-breaking First Class in Indian University

However, Nigerian Tribune while reporting the story quoted the chairman of the university’s governing council, Saka Nuru, as saying;

“This directive is not in tune with the University’s law and is going to lead to distraction from the Rain Semester examination and the process appointment of principal officers that are currently in progress,”

SEE ALSO  Eid-Fitri: FG Declares next Tuesday, Wednesday Public Holidays for End-of-Ramadan Celebration

“This action of the state government is illegal and the Governing Council of KWASU has no hand in the directive.

Shares

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *