The Joint Action Congress of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities and Non-Academic Staff Union of the University of Ibadan have requested the Governing Council of the university to begin afresh the selection system of a new vice chancellor for the college.
The Chairman, SSANU, Wale Akinremi, even as addressing congress of both unions on Monday said the selection procedure was fraught with irregularities and it ought to be nullified.
Akinremi said a new system should be started and all certified applicants have to be pretty handled.
He stated, “This is our college, the essence of making our role recognize isn’t always to reason chaos; it’s miles just to point out the observed anomalies and that was what caused the suspension of the process. We are not going to hire the vice chancellor, the University Governing Council is the one saddled with the responsibility and we do not have the right to take that obligation away from them.
“But as Nigerians, as employees here and as taxpayers on this USA, we actually have a responsibility to inform them whilst we note anomalies due to the fact earlier than you are aware of it, it’ll lay awful priority.
“We are going to paintings with whoever turns into the vice chancellor, we gained’t do more than we have done however posterity will choose us. We are at a factor where we needed to make matters clear and we did now not shy away from our duty.
“The function of JAC is they need to begin that manner afresh.
We can’t be accusing the council of an anomaly and we will additionally be doing the equal component. We have written our petition, we have sent it to the locations it should go to.We are looking ahead to whatever will become of our commentary.
“No count number how emotional you are, that is a civilised society, there’s still the procedure. There are locations we must send our petitions to, we’ve got done that. When the result comes out, we’re going to see what becomes of the state of affairs.”