FUOYE lecturers threaten litigation as ASUU crisis worsensSeptember 4, 2019
FUOYE lecturers threaten litigation as ASUU crisis worsens
FUOYE lecturers…The waiting emergency shaking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti part declined on Tuesday as fragment gathering undermined case against the zonal association over supposed intrusiveness in the inner issues of the foundation.
The Akure Zonal director, Prof. Olufayo Olu-Olu, had prior at a news gathering made a few charges against the foundation’s Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Kayode Soremekun, and his supervisory crew.
Prof. Olufayo blamed Soremekun for gross unfortunate behavior, maltreatment of office, an arrangement of unsatisfactory foundation, unpredictable arrangements and advancement of friends, misappropriation of assets, among others.
He bemoaned that the Vice-Chancellor, who he likewise blamed for running the foundation as his own home, turned to brutality, provocation, terrorizing and different demonstrations of impunity to stifle the association.
Tending to correspondents yesterday in Ado Ekiti, the fragmented bunch under the aegis of Forum of Concerned Academics pledged to deplete every customary intend to shield the picture of the organization from “vendor of a lie”.
The gathering director, Prof. Sola Omotola, who blamed the charges, said the association’s zonal branch was seeking after close to home quarrel to discolor the picture of the foundation.
“We are here today to state our obligation, as leaders in our very own privilege inside the framework, with regards to FUOYE.
“As you would have seen, as we expose a lot of untruths, they raise a few others. They have now thought of another round of self-serving shakedown planned for discoloring the picture of our college and its administration.
“As should be obvious, there is no legitimacy in the entirety of their cases. They can’t substantiate any of them. Their childish and underhanded motivation is to destabilize the school and keep on benefitting from the resultant tumult. We will never bear the cost of the space to do as such.
“It has now turned out to be obvious to us, with their most recent vituperation against our college, that ASUU Akure Zone is taking up arms against FUOYE. We will consequently oppose this with every traditional mean available to us,” he said.
The abused instructors approached the ASUU National Executive Council to mediate, saying they stressed by its quiet on the emergency.
In his response, Prof. Olutayo stated: “In the event that they accept what the zone said isn’t right, they should bolster us by approaching the Federal Government to come and review the college. Give the appearance a chance to board come and we will realize who is good and bad.
“Our position is that of the national board of the association. They request that we feel free to do it. In the event that they said the zone isn’t right, that implies they are stating the country isn’t right. What is so enormous about calling for appearance board to the college? I am just the representative of the nation in such manner,” he said.