By Michael Adesanya/Abeokuta
The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP), Federal Polytechnic, Ilaro Chapter on Monday warned the former Student Union President of the institution, Comrade Adegboye Olatunji to desist from attacking its members.
In a statement signed by the union’s chairman, Comrade Emmanuel Ademola and Foluso Faparasi, the Secretary respectively, stated that the allegation of misusing teaching academic staff data is not only false but baseless and insultive to the integrity of academic standard of the institution.
The statement further stated that, ” the union also found it so worrisome that a student of the institution could be mischievous by addressing members of staff as haven been pocketed by the Rector and the management of the institution.
“This indeed is a white lie on all equals as there is a cordial relationship between the management and the staffers of the institution which has culminated in maintenance of institution academic calendar.
“The union frowned at the persistent attack on the personality of the Rector, Q. O Aluko PhD by the suspended Student Union President even when the case at hand is at the court of law.
“The union therefore wishes to warn the suspended union president and his allies to desist from their attacks on the Rector as well as member of the academic staff of the polytechnic as any further attempt may be viewed utmost seriousness.
“The union demands immediate apology from the suspended union president Adegboye Emmanuel Olatunji for his verbal attacks on both Rector, who is a member of ASUP, as well as other academic staff who he alleged to have been pocketed”, the statement concludes.