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Council suspends Ogun poly rector

NEWS DIGEST–The Governing Council of Oke Ogun Polytechnic has suspended the rector of the institute, Mr Mathew Oladeji, and some principal officers.

The affected officers, according to the governing council’s letter which sent to Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State through the Commissioner for Education, Prof Adeniyi Olowofela, had been queried in respect of “series of allegations of fraudulent practices and gross misconduct.”

The letter reads, “In line with the disciplinary procedure of the institution as highlighted in the Institution’s Edict; Part 8, Sub-section 28 (3 &4), Mr M. Oladeji led substantive management (i.e. the principal officers) have been placed on suspension pending the final determination of the investigation.”

But responding to the suspension order, Oladeji in a telephone chat, said, “I have not received such a letter. I’m on leave.”