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We have zero tolerance for sexual harassment – OAU VC

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The Vice-Chancellor, Obafemi Awolowo College (OAU), Ile-Ife, Prof. Eyitope Ogunbodede, has stated the establishment has zero tolerance in direction of any type of sexual harassment and different social vices on campus.

Ogunbodede stated this on the launching of the anti-sexual harassment coverage of the establishment on Wednesday in Ile-Ife.

He stated that the college discovered the coverage crucial in making a secure studying setting for all, at the same time as no neighborhood was devoid of deviants.

Ogunbodede famous, nevertheless, that OAU would proceed to strengthen its resolve in opposition to sex-related vices.

Additionally talking, the spouse of the Ekiti State Governor, Dr Bisi Fayemi, urged each tertiary establishment throughout the nation to emulate Obafemi Awolowo College by having a coverage on sexual harassment and a zero-tolerance tradition.

She famous that each tertiary establishment management wanted to exhibit its unwillingness to condone a tradition of abuse, silence and impunity.

“The place there are insurance policies in place to stop and take care of sexual harassment, they need to be carried out to the fullest extent doable,” she stated.

Fayemi urged different tertiary establishments to undertake the coverage and work in direction of establishing fashions of excellent observe.

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