Panel submits report on UNILAG crisis


By Mukwuzi Joseph

The Special Visitation Panel set up by the Federal Government to investigate the management crisis at the University of Lagos has concluded its investigation and has submitted the report of its findings to the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu.

The government had set up the panel to look into the crisis rocking UNILAG, following the earlier removal of its Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, by its governing council.

A media invitation from the Federal Ministry of Education, by its Director of Press and Public Relations, Ben Bem Goong, said the panel will submit the report to the minister.

The report was submitted to the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu by Chairman of the panel, Prof Tukur Sa’ad.

The panel was given two- week to complete its assignment upon inauguration on August 26, 2020.

Adamu, while receiving the report on behalf of Buhari, said: “The visitor of the university, after due consideration of the report, will take a decision on the matter as appropriate in order to restore peace and conducive learning atmosphere in the university of Lagos and the university system as a whole.”

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