By Bukola Olasanmi
The Obafemi Awolowo University, (OAU) Ile Ife, Osun State has suspended six students of the university for their involvement in secret cult.
The suspended students are
- Onyekwusi Praise Chinemerem with matriculation number ASE/2014/218,
- Ojo Abiodun Olamide with matriculation number MCB/2012/149,
- Ude John with matriculation number ASE/2015/362,
- Oladoye Tobi Olakunmi with matriculation number EGL/2014/383,
- Ayeyi Damilola Ayomide with matriculation number EGL/2016/075
- Davis Jesulayomi Olakunle with matriculation number EGL/2014/207.
They were suspended after an investigation into an allegation that they forceful initiated two students of the university into cultism.
During the investigation, 12 students of the university were apprehended and handed over to the Osun State Command of the Nigeria Police for comprehensive investigation.
After the police investigation, six students were confirmed to belong to secret cult in breach of their matriculation oath, code of conduct and other pertinent University regulations.
Confirming the development, the registrar of the university, Magaret Omosule said “after the investigation of the suspected students by the Nigeria Police, the university has received a detailed report of the Police findings where it was confirmed that six students of the university had admitted their membership of proscribed groups.