OAU Department Of English Executive Members Kicked Out For Alleged Abuse Of Office

OAU Department Of English Executive Members Kicked Out For Alleged Abuse Of Office

The National Association of Students of English and Literary Studies Representative Council, NSRC, at the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife impeached the six executive members of the association, and suspended three others for alleged several forms of misconduct in a resolution signed by the Speaker of NSRC,Adelowo Adegboyega,Deputy Speaker;Falope Gbenga and the Clerk of the house; Sanni Faruq which were part of the proceedings of the department’s parliamentary sitting on Sunday.

The Council stated that the impeached president,Fatoba Olusola was removed for his uncooperative actions with the NSRC such as Spending without ratification from the NSRC,f failure to honour meetings summoned by the committees of the association and the likes.I n the same breath,the Vice President;Akindoyin Mary was also impeached due to the same offence.The Public Relations Officer,Olaobaju Ayomitunde was removed because of his alleged violation of Section 26(I) and iv;Section 54(I) and (ii) of NASELS constitution.Other impeached Executives which include the Financial Secretary,Sam Adewole and the Treasurer,Opaaje Alexander for misappropriation of funds and the likes.T he Librarian,Umeh Chikwere was impeached for total negligence while the the General Secretary,Social Director and Sports Director was suspended for two weeks.Also, the Assistant Librarian and Assistant General Secretary was fined each for a sum of N1,000 to be paid to the office of the clerk ; Failure to do this will attract two weeks suspension.

It also enjoined the audit committee to write a letter to the Association’s bank (UBA) to put a stop to every financial transaction on the association’s account till further notice and a letter to request the statement of account.

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