Breaking News
Home / EDUCATION / FUNAAB Vice Chancellor Arrested By EFCC

FUNAAB Vice Chancellor Arrested By EFCC

v-c-prof-olusola-oyewole

The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Prof. Olusola Oyewole, has been reportedly arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

According to The Guardian, a source at the commission told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Abuja that Oyewole was arrested for alleged financial fraud.

According to the source, the Vice Chancellor will be arraigned in court on Friday.

NAN reports that Oyewole was invited by EFCC about two months ago following allegations of financial fraud in a petition by the university’s branch of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities.

images

Two weeks ago, 3 members of FUNAAB’s staff were dismissed by the university’s management for spearheading the petition against Oyewole to EFCC.

The Vice Chancellor has been accused of abusing office and misappropriating funds.

 

Source: The Guardian

Comments

comments

Check Also

tor1

JAMB Candidates Beat Up Security Men In University of Agriculture, Makurdi (Photos)

Candidates of the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board, JAMB went berserk on the security officials at ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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

Translate »