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UNAAB VC sued for unlawful detention

18 May 2012, 16:41

Abeokuta - A senior lecturer at the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (UNAAB), Mr. Gregory Obayomi, has dragged the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Olaiya Balogun and four others before the Ogun State High Court demanding N5 million for alleged unlawful detention according to the National Mirror.

Others sued along with the Vice-Chancellor are; Mr. Bolarinwa Peters, Mr. Dekola Adewusi, Mr. Nelson Nwannama and one Michael Olajide, a police inspector.

The plaintiff in suit number AB/137/2012 filed by his lawyer, Kayode Bankole, is also seeking for a declaration that the acts of the defendants arresting him at the University and his detention at Obantoko police station, Abeokuta were unlawful.

Details: National Mirror

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