President Muhammadu Buhari has mentioned that he has no real interest in the continuing disaster which is at present rocking the College of Lagos (UNILAG).
He made this recognized on Wednesday by means of the Minister of Training, Mallam Adamu Adamu, throughout the inauguration ceremony of the particular Presidential Visitation Panel to the College of Lagos.
He maintained that due course of was alleged to not have been adopted within the removing and appointment of the vice-chancellor and performing vice-chancellor respectively.
It’s instructive to notice that the choice of the council, as a substitute of stabilizing the college of Lagos, solely managed to open up a plethora of accusations and counter-accusation, Adamu mentioned.
He defined that the disaster in Unilag has lingered unabated, despite the interventions by the management of the ministry of schooling.
Adamu mentioned over the previous one yr, the ministry has been inundated with complaints and correspondence from the administration and the governing council of the College of Lagos in addition to the Nationwide Meeting, on lingering governance points within the establishment, together with allegations of monetary infractions and breach of obligations.
Many stakeholders and the Nationwide Universities Fee, finally resulting in the removing of professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe as vice-chancellor by the college governing council throughout its assembly of Wednesday, 12fh August 2020.
Adamu famous that chairmen and members of the council had been suggested to not intrude with the day-to-day administrative actions of their respective college managements.
Based on him, councils are to put down insurance policies whereas managements are to implement them.
The minister defined that the panel is predicted to look into the disaster within the college and submit suggestions in the direction of repositioning the establishment to its delight of place within the Nigerian college system.
Adamu mentioned members the panel which is led by Professor Tukur Saad, had been rigorously chosen in recognition of their integrity, observe information and antecedents in college administration and management.