The management of the University of Lagos has reacted to the viral news of a notorious professor of the institution who was caught on camera and exposed by a female student he was molesting.
Earlier today, news made rounds that a female student of the institution shared her sad and depressing story of molestation in the hands of one of her lecturers who according to her is a professor in the English Department.
Here’s the statement in full below:
“The attention of the University Management has been drawn to a news report trending on social media in respect of an alleged sexual harassment involving an alleged lecturer in the University of Lagos.
The Management has a zero tolerance for allegations pertaining to sexual impropriety, and has a well-established policy against such practices.
We wish to reassure all our stakeholders, students, parents, members of staff and the general public that Management will not treat this matter with levity.
Management will tackle the allegation with every sense of responsibility and seriousness that the matter deserves. The issue would be thoroughly investigated with transparency.
Management respectfully solicits information from members of the University community and pledges confidentiality and protection.
Corporate Affairs Directorate.”
The attention of the University Management has been drawn to a report trending on social media in respect of an alleged sexual harassment involving an alleged lecturer in the University.
The Management has a zero tolerance for…
— University of Lagos (@UnilagNigeria) May 31, 2018