The authorities of the Covenant University, Ota, Ogun State has dismissed a lecturer in the Business Management department, Dr Stephen Ukenna, who allegedly confessed raping a 17-year-old student of the institution.
The Ogun Police Command had on Tuesday announced the arrest of the lecturer, who was said to have lured the victim to his office and raped her.
This medium gathered that Ukenna was dismissed following the recommendation of a panel set up to look into the matter.
The university said, “Immediately we learnt of this unfortunate incident; we tracked, arrested, and handed him over to the police. The university supports the prosecution of this wolf in sheep clothing.
“We are in touch with the family of the student and will support her recovery efforts. Covenant University will never condone evil under any guise.”