Two Senior Lecturers of the Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola in Adamawa State has been reportedly sacked from the institution over an alleged sexual assault.
According to a statement made available to newsmen on March 3rd by the Information and Protocol Officer of the university, Aminu Gururmpawo, the Governing Council of the Modibbo Adama University of Technology sent-off two of its lecturers for sexual assault.
Reporting the development, Gururmpawo noted that the university’s council also terminated the appointment of Bakari Girei of the Registry Department for misappropriation of the university’s Primary School Parent/Teacher Association’s funds to the tune of N1.12 million.
The statement read thus;
“The Governing Council of the Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola at its 96th regular meeting held on Thursday 27th February 2020 approved the termination of appointments of three senior staff of the university.
“Two of the senior academic staff appointment was terminated for their involvement in acts of victimisation and sexual harassment. They are Dr Yakubu Bobboi and Dr Toma Fulani Mbahi both staff of the Department of Animal Science and Range Management who were penalised for their involvement in the victimisation and sexual harassment of one Miss C. A. Bathon, a Masters student in the Department.
“The appointment of Alhaji Mohammed Bakari-Girei, Deputy Registrar, Registry Department, was also terminated for his role in the misappropriation of the University Primary School Parent/Teacher Association’s (PTA) funds to the tune of One million, One hundred and Twenty thousand (1,120,000.00) Naira.’’
9jatoday understands that the culprits were asked to leave their offices with immediate effect after been found guilty of the offences.