The University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN, has suspended its lecturer who was recently arrested for allegedly impregnating and threatening one of its female students.
The accused, a senior lecturer at the Archeology and tourism Department, Dr. Chigozie Odum was arrested by the police for allegedly impregnating a student and going ahead to threaten her life.
The lecturer, Dr. Odum, was alleged to have put the female student, Onah Chinyere in a family way after coercing her into a sexual intercourse.
Following a petition from the family lawyer of the female student, men of the Crack Squad, Enugu State Police Command picked the lecturer up in Nsukka from where he was moved to Enugu.
The lecturer has now been suspended indefinitely. A letter obtained to that effect, dated February 15, 2021 was signed by Deputy Registrar of the University Mrs. Achiuwa F.C.