The Pro-Chancellor, Faculty of Lagos, Wale Babalakin, has tendered his resignation.
This adopted the alleged disagreement with the federal authorities’s visitation panel despatched to the faculty.
The Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) was recently modified with media mogul, John Momoh.
Babalakin said there have been too many vested pursuits throughout the UNILAG administration problem.
His letter of resignation was addressed to the Minister of Coaching, Adamu Adamu, and copied to President Muhammadu Buhari.
He thanked Buhari for giving him the possibility to serve as the Pro-Chancellor from Might 2017.
Babalakin well-known that present events throughout the institution led to his exit.
He acknowledged that every one federal authorities representatives who’re the unbiased members on the Governing Council voted for the Vice-Chancellor’s elimination.
The SAN faulted the phrases of reference of the committee, noting that that they had been set to comprehend a predetermined agenda.
Babalakin insisted that the membership of the panel was inappropriate.
“How can a committee of Vice-Chancellors determine the culpability or in every other case of the actions of a Pro-Chancellor and a Governing Council?” On the face of it, it is merely mistaken! Furthermore, the Vice-Chancellors on the Panel had been drawn from comparatively smaller universities who aren’t extra more likely to have an entire understanding of the method contained throughout the Faculty of Lagos Act (as amended).
“Even Vice-Chancellors of state universities had been included. As Chairman of the Federal Authorities Negotiation Workers, I do know the challenges confronted with the administration of state universities. I solely appeared sooner than the Panel out of my very good respect for you, Sir. My teaching as a lawyer revealed to me very clearly, that the Panel was inappropriate for the venture.
“All through my look, I made it very clear that I was displaying in protest and the Panel, as constituted, could not determine the issues sooner than it. The vigorous participation of the employees of the Ministry of Coaching throughout the Panel and their contributions all by means of the sittings notably the hounding of witnesses who obtained right here to testify in opposition to the Vice-Chancellor was enough to point very clearly that the technocrats throughout the Ministry had a defined agenda.