Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife, Osun State, has handed over Monday Omo-Etan, a lecturer at the Distance Learning Centre of the University, to the police over Sex scandal. The institution also suspended another lecturer.
He was suspended for assaulting a 19-year-old female student. This was revealed by the Public Relations Officer of the university, Abiodun Olarewaju, in a report on Wednesday 5th February, 2020.
He said, “Less than three weeks after the management of OAU, Ile Ife, expressed her zero-tolerance against sexual harassment by investigating and suspending a lecturer of the Department of International Relations, Mr Olabisi Olaleye, the university has suspended Omo-Etan, a staff of the university’s Centre for Distance Learning for sexually molesting a 19-year-old female student.
“The Management has reinstated her commitment to the total eradication of any form of sexual harassment, molestation or other social vices.”
The school also said Omo-Etan has been handed over to the police.