• LASU demotes professor for lack of qualification

    LASU demotes professor for lack of qualification

    According to reports, the Lagos State University‎ (LASU), Ojo, has announced the demotion of a lecturer, Olatunji Abanikannda, from professor to a senior lecturer over alleged lack of requisite papers and journals.

    Abanikannda, a former Professor of Animal Breeding and Genetics, was the immediate past Director, LASU External System (part-time programme)‎.

    In 2014, he contested for the post of the Deputy ‎Vice-Chancellor, but lost to Prof. Fidelis Njokanma.‎

    The Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, however, confirmed the demotion in a telephone […]

  • MAPOLY suspends, demotes six lecturers over alleged result manipulation

    MAPOLY suspends, demotes six lecturers over alleged result manipulation

    It was gathered that the authorities of Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, Ogun State, have suspended six lecturers of the institution, including a Director and Head of Department, over their alleged involvement in result manipulation and gross misconduct.

    The affected lecturers were also demoted and barred from any position of authority/responsibility for the next five years with effect from September 27, 2016.

    They include the Director of the School of Business and Management Studies, Mr. Mukaila Ademuyiwa; Mr Mutair Ajayi, Head, Department of […]

  • JAMB demotes and transfers workers over flawed 2016 UTME

    JAMB demotes and transfers workers over flawed 2016 UTME

    A senior staff of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has been recommended for demotion while five others were marked for transfer out of their present stations as punishment for their respective roles in the much-maligned 2016 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

    Even as the dust raised by the examination, a qualifying test (UTME) into tertiary institutions across the country is yet to settle, the board has extended its dragnet to other staff members, whom it has reasons to believe […]

  • DPO who beat up female traffic warden been demoted – IGP Arase

    DPO who beat up female traffic warden been demoted – IGP Arase

    According to reports, the Divisional Police Officer, DPO, in charge of Ikenne Division area of Ogun State, Patrick Onwu, who beat up a female traffic warden for flagging down his private car at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC filling station, IBB Boulevard, Abeokuta, last week has been demoted.

    The Inspector General of Police, Solomon Arase, on Thursday ordered his demotion and immediate transfer of the DPO. Patrick Onwu, last Wednesday went wild and beat a female traffic officer, Inspector Anifat Bello […]