• OAU crisis: Buhari orders appointment of acting vice-chancellor

    OAU crisis: Buhari orders appointment of acting vice-chancellor

    President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Senate of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Osun State, to immediately recommend a qualified person for appointment, as an acting Vice Chancellor for the university.

    In a letter addressed to the Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission, the President directed the Senate not to consider any of the candidates who earlier contested for the position.

    The letter further says the Senate of the university should take immediate steps to implement the directive of the […]

  • OAU crisis: NASU members beats up union’s national officers

    OAU crisis: NASU members beats up union’s national officers

    The crisis rocking the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, over the appointment of a Vice Chancellor, got messier at the weekend.

    Members of Non Academic Staff of University (NASU) of the institution allegedly beat up some national officers of the union who came to the institution to affect the directive of the national secretariat on the dissolution of the OAU chapter of NASU.

    The National Secretariat of the NASU had ordered the dissolution of its OAU chapter following persistent protests by the […]