The real problem is that when outrages like OAU and others happen, we shout, complain and just slink off, with hardly enough courage or stamina to stand up long enough for what we know is right, until the next horror story.
Two sisters, Judith and Juliet were arraigned before the chief magistrate, Matilda Iluobe, in August 2012 on eight count charges bordering on alleged conspiracy, stealing, unlawful detention and frivolous petition.
The Obafemi Awolowo University lecturer accused of demanding sex from a female student in order to improve her marks, has allegedly gone into hiding. He was noticeably absent from his office and was reportedly not at home also.
The Obafemi Awolowo University professor accused of allegedly demanding sex to upgrade a female student’s result has been queried by the institution’s management. However, the victim has reportedly refused to come forward.
Two others students of the institution - Gbenga Oloruniran, a 400 level student of Geography and Jimoh Oladipupo, 300 level student of Biochemistry will remain in prison for lateness in meeting their bail conditions.
The Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) has explained why it allowed five of its students to be dragged to court by the police. The students were accused of assaulting and taking hostage, a hostel official carrying out orders.