Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta, has expelled a student for writing an open-letter to the VC on Facebook criticising the indiscriminate arrest of Students by security agencies and poor transportation system on Campus.
The student identified as Ifemosu Michael Adewale was given a letter of expulsion on the 18th of October, 2019 on account of “allegation of insensitivity levelled against the university management”.
Excerpt from the expulsion letter reads;
You recall that in July 2019, you posted an open letter on the Internet to the Vice-Chancellor, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNNAB) in which you raised allegations and musrepresentation of fact about the University.
At the Student Disciplinary Committee (SDC) meeting held on 29th August, 2019, you were invited for the purpose of giving you fair hearing on the allegation of an act perpetrated through the internet that is inimical to the intergrity and corporate image of the University.
You would also recall that during the interaction, you took full responsibility for the publication and were unable to substantiate any of the allegations raised in your letter against the Management and Staff of the University.
Read full letter below.
Here is the student’s response to the first letter given to him before he was expelled;
The letter is now making its rounds on the internet.