Prof. Suspended for Allegedly Raping Undergraduate Drags University to Court

Prof. Suspended for Allegedly Raping Undergraduate Drags University to Court

The former Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Calabar, Prof. Cyril Ndifon, who was suspended after a 400-level student, Ekong Nkang, accused him of raping her on Saturday , August 29, 2015, in his office, has dragged his employer to court.

Prof. Ndifion’s suspension took effect in September 2015, and in October 6, 2015, he and Miss Nkang appeared before a special committee headed by Supol Beatrice Odey at the Force Headquarters in Abuja where the case was transferred to at the instance of an NGO that petitioned the Inspector General of Police, alleging the Cross Rivers State Police Command would seriously compromise and prejudice the case.

But the battle has taken a legal twist, following a suit filed by Prof Cyril Osim Ndifon before the National Industrial Court, sitting in Calabar, where he is challenging his suspension and possible sack by University of Calabr.

In the suit No. NICN/CA/01/2016, Prof. Ndifon is asking the court to determine the lawfulness of the university’s action , and If found to be illegitimate, he wants the court to void the suspen¬sion and order the university to recall him promptly.

Related Articles


The Lagos State Police Command on Thursday arraigned three alleged human parts sellers – Ajibade Rafiu 30; Fatai Akiwowo 30;

Nigerian Breweries Plc records decline in profit in Q3

The Board of Directors of Nigerian Breweries Plc has reported a slump in the company’s profit in the third quarter

woman stabs sister’s husband to Death

A woman has been arrested in Edo State for allegedly stabbing her sister’s husband, a polygamist, to death over domestic


Other Interesting Posts

Kwara Stakeholders on warpath with Govt. over construction of shops around school
Stakeholders including former students of the oldest secondary school in Kwara State, Government Secondary School, GSS, Ilorin, and Ilorin Emirat...
Baba Suwe's son to wed in December
Actor Babatunde Omidina better known as Baba Suwe has revealed that his son, Adesola Morenikeji and one Adetoun will walk down the aisle between ...
Aba girls start having sex from age 10 - Study
A study has revealed that girls in Aba, the commercial centre of the east, start having set from the of 10. Read also: Miss Anambra says she r...
powered by RelatedPosts