Authorities of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) have suspended another lecturer Dr. Samuel Oladipo of the Department of Economics after he was also indicted in a sexual harassment documentary.
The university’s Principal Assistant Registrar (Communication Unit), Taiwo Oloyede, confirmed this in a statement on Tuesday.
Concise News had reported that Dr. Boniface Igbeneghu, who was caught on camera soliciting sex from an “admission seeker,” was suspended at an emergency management meeting on Monday.
“Management at its emergency meeting of October 7, 2019 suspended Dr. Igbeneghu from work immediately and barred him from the University academic areas while the suspension subsists unless invited by a Panel constituted by the University to investigate the matter,” the statement read in part,” a statement from the university read.
Meanwhile, there was panic on Tuesday over Igbeneghu’s health condition as he was rumoured to have been rushed to a hospital late on Monday.
The embattled lecturer and pastor, who was also suspended by the Foursquare Gospel Church, was alleged to have attempted suicide.