Lagos - Authorities of the University of Lagos have revealed that Dr. Akin Baruwa, who reportedly raped an 18-year-old admission seeker in the school is not an employee of the institution, Punch reports.
The victim, who was reportedly raped inside a study room, was seeking admission into the University of Lagos, Akoka.
It was gathered that Baruwa was arrested by the Surulere Police Division on Monday, August 3.
The Head, Information Unit of the university, Olagoke Oke, who made the statement on Sunday, said no such name exists on the university’s employee list whether teaching or non-teaching.
The lecturer, currently in detention at the Kirikiri Prison, was arraigned before an Ikeja Magistrate’s Court, Lagos, on Thursday.
Some students, in the Faculty of Business Administration, however claimed that the suspect was a part-time lecturer of the accounting department of the university contrary to the stance of the school authorities.
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