Drama In UI As Non-Academic Staff Celebrate Exit of Bursar
There was a mild drama at the premier University, the University of Ibadan as members of the non-academic staff celebrated the exit of the University's bursary, Michael Alatise.
The union leaders and members had converged in front of the vice-chancellor office with brooms and other items from where they moved to his office.
Correspondent Kunle Ojo reports that members of SSANU and NASU described the tenure of the bursar as unpleasant adding that he made the institution inconducive for the non-academic unions.
The chairman of Saanu, University of Ibadan, Wale Akinremi said the bursar, a former member of the Union neglected members of his constituency while in office adding that he contributed in no small measure to the failure of the outgoing administration of Prof Idowu Olayinka.
Other members of the non-academic unions said the exit of the bursar marked an end to tyranny and unfriendliness in the institution calling on other top leaders in the institution to learn from the way he has been treated by the unions.
The union members later moved to the office of the bursar where they expressed celebrated his exit and thereafter swept his office while chanting various slogans.