A senior lecturer in the University of Benin, Dr.Bode Ekundayo, has allegedly raped and locked up a student in his office for several hours after the act.
It was reported that Ekundayo who is a lecturer in the English and Literature department of the institution, locked up the female student in his office when she went to register for her final year project on October 5, 2021.
The 400- level student was, however able to send a text message to a friend who then reported to security operatives in the school, who went to rescue the student.
Meanwhile, as at the time of filing this report, it was gathered that Ekundayo has been arrested over the matter.
The school authorities have yet to comment on the issue.