On Saturday, the authorities of the Polytechnic, Ibadan stated that they have relieved a lecturer identified as Mr. Ajadi Omothosho in the Department of Urban and Regional Planning for alleged misconduct
In a letter from the institution on Saturday which was titled: ‘The Polytechnic, Ibadan terminates appointment of Chief Lecturer,’ the institution stated :
It stated that the lecturer’s actions “resulted in embarrassing and tarnishing the image of The Polytechnic, Ibadan”.
The letter of termination, dated September 15, read in part, “You will recall that you were engaged in inappropriate behaviour and a poorly managed relationship with your former student.
“These resulted in embarrassing and tarnishing the image of your employer.”
“You will also recall your responses and appearances before the investigation panel and senior staff disciplinary committee that looked into the above matters.
“After careful consideration of the issues above, the Governing Council found you guilty as your actions and activities amount to misconduct.
“The Governing Council, therefore, approves the immediate terminations of your appointment with effect from Friday, September 11. You are to hand over all properties of the institution in your possession to your Head of Department.”