LASU suspends security personnel for assaulting a student, to face panel on March 13

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Abideen Muhammed

The Vice-Chancellor of Lagos State University, Professor Olanrewaju Fagbohun, SAN, has ordered the suspension of security personnel who assaulted a student on Friday, March 8, 2019.

The order came after he has been duly briefed on an unfortunate incident which occurred on Friday, 8th March, 2019 at the University Main Campus, Ojo between a student and some campus marshal.

OJOMEDIALINE confirmed this in a press release signed by the Coordinator, Centre for Information, Press and Public Relations, Ademola Adekoya.

He wrote: “A misunderstanding had occurred between a student and some members of the LASU Security Unit over alleged reckless driving which eventually led to a physical assault on the student.”

“The Vice-Chancellor has said that on no account account should any security personnel beat or assault any students on campus and as such, immediately directed that all the security personnel involved in the incidence be suspended forthwith and will face disciplinary panel on Wednesday, 13th March, 2019.

“The Vice-Chancellor implored all students to go about their normal activities peacefully as everything is under control.”

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