The Tutorial Workers Union of Universities (ASUU), Ambrose Alli College, (AAU), Ekpoma Chapter has expressed doubt on the flexibility of the Particular Visitation Panel arrange by Governor Godwin Obaseki to provide you with an unbiased report on the finish of its sitting.
In a press release issued in Benin Metropolis on Tuesday by Dr. Monday Igbafen and Dr. Azebioje-Coker Anthony, the Chairperson and the Secretary of ASUU AAU, Ekpoma respectively, the Union mentioned the panel’s maiden go to to the College on Wednesday October 28, 2020, confirmed that the chairman of the panel, Prof. I. Okay. Omoruyi and his workforce are going to do the bidding of the administration to the detriment of the workers and college students of the College.
Based on the Union, “our consideration has been drawn to the information report back to the impact that the particular Visitation Panel to AAU, Ekpoma arrange by the customer to the College, Governor Godwin Obaseki visited the Ambrose Alli College on Wednesday October 28, 2020, whereby the Chairman of the Panel, Prof I.Okay. Omoruyi, claimed to have met with the stakeholders of the College, calling for his or her cooperation and help.
“Whereas the members of the Panel led by its Chairman truly visited the College on the mentioned date whereas the Panel visited the Onogie of Ekpoma and the Chairman of Esan West Native Authorities Space, the Panel took a hasty marathon tour of some new tasks within the College. And the Panel was intently led and supplied steering all through the go to by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. I.A Onimawo and his workforce, was lavishly handled to a luncheon by the College Administration on the College’s School of Administration sciences; however sadly, the particular Visitation Panel by no means met with the main stakeholders within the College on the mentioned date.”
“The hope of employees, college students and workers Unions within the College to obtain the members of the Panel in a city corridor assembly within the College was dashed as no formal invitation was prolonged to them for a gathering, to not point out having the information of the Panel’s itinerary,” the union acknowledged.
The Union additional emphasised that some workers who had been intimated of the mentioned go to of the Panel waited of their varied places of work all through the day with out seeing the members of the Panel, including that worst nonetheless was the truth that Tutorial Workers of the varied Schools who had been requested to attend for the Panel within the Schools waited in useless.
The Union insisted that “it’s due to this fact suspicious and deceptive for the Panel to assert to have met with the stakeholders within the College as elaborately reported within the print and digital media, quoting the Chairman of the Panel, Prof. I. Okay. Omoruyi.”
ASUU additionally mentioned it was in deep shock and disbelief over the assertion credited to the Chairman of the Panel to the impact that “the Visitation Panel is within the College campus to satisfy with the administration workforce of the establishment, in order to work collectively in the direction of uplifting the College.”
The Union maintained that having weighed the deserves of the mentioned go to and the particular statements credited to the Panel’s Chairman, “ASUU within the College is gloomy to watch that the Panel could have misplaced the requisite ethical compass to do justice to the onerous job of unearthing the alleged gargantuan corruption and different malfeasances within the College, whilst burdened by the Customer to the College throughout the inauguration of the current Governing Council of the College in October 2018.”
“Whereas not casting aspersion on the Panel, the mentioned Panel’s go to, the false declare of assembly with stakeholders and the promise to take aspect with the College Administration all name to query the integrity and capability of this Panel to attain the anticipated laudable mission, which the federal government and the involved stakeholders are anxiously craving for.
“Simply as different involved main stakeholders within the College, ASUU AAU, Ekpoma is vastly perturbed by this improvement”, the Union mentioned.
ASUU recalled that towards the backdrop of a plethora of experiences of alleged large corruption, mal-administration, abuse of due-process and assault on rules and legislation of the College, the panel was arrange.