• Court orders Ogunlewe, FUNAAB VC remanded in prison

    Court orders Ogunlewe, FUNAAB VC remanded in prison

    An Ogun State High court sitting in Isabo, Abeokuta, the state capital, on Friday ordered that the former Works Minister and Pro – Chancellor of the Federal University of Agriculture (FUNAAB), Abeokuta, Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe and the institution’s Vice – Chancellor, Prof. Olusola Oyewole be reminded in prison custody pending the perfection of the bail conditions granted them.

    Lead Counsel for Senator Adeseye Ogunlewe, Mr Wale Adesokan and that of Prof. Olusola Oyewole, Mr Benjamin Ogunmodede secured bail for the duo […]

  • FUNAAB VC, others arraigned over alleged N800m fraud

    FUNAAB VC, others arraigned over alleged N800m fraud

    According to reports, the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, FUNAAB, Vice Chancellor, Prof. Olusola Oyewole, as well as the school’s Pro-Chancellor, Adeseye Ogunlewe, have been arraigned in court on an 18-count charge of financial misappropriation.

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Friday arraigned the two officials, alongside the bursar of FUNAAB, Moses Ilesanmi.

    The three suspects, who were driven to the court by EFCC operatives in a Nissan Urvan bus, entered the dock at High Court 6 in Abeokuta, Ogun […]

  • EFCC arrests FUNAAB VC over alleged financial fraud

    EFCC arrests FUNAAB VC over alleged financial fraud

    According to reports, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, FUNAAB, Prof. Olusola Oyewole.

    A source at the commission told newsmen 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.

    When contacted, the spokesman of the EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren, declined comment on the issue.

    “I don’t have that information yet,’’ he said.

    Oyewole was invited by the commission […]