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OAU hands over lecturer to police for sexual harassment

Management of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, on Wednesday 5th February 2020 announced the suspension of one Monday Omo-Etan, a lecturer for assaulting a 19-year-old student.

 However, the institution said Omo-Etan had been handed over to the police for further investigation.

A statement by the OAU Public Relations Officer, Abiodun Olanrewaju, read, “Less than three weeks after the Management of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, expressed its zero tolerance against sexual harassment by investigating and suspending a lecturer of the Department of International Relations, Mr Olabisi Olaleye, the university has suspended a worker of the OAU Centre for Distance Learning for sexually molesting a 19-year-old female student.

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“The university has also handed over the tutor, Mr Monday Omo-Etan, to the police.

 In final remarks “the Management has reinstated her  commitment to the total eradication of any form of sexual harassment, molestation or other social vices.”

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