Osun Govt Orders Probe Of Crisis Rocking State-Owned College Of Education 

He has set up a committee to do that, according to a Tuesday statement by his Olawale Rasheed. 

File photo of Osun State Governor, Senator Ademola Adeleke.


Governor Ademola Adeleke of Osun State has directed a probe into the crisis rocking Ila Orangun College of Education. 

He also set up a committee to do that, according to a Tuesday statement by his spokesperson Olawale Rasheed.

“I have read various statements and allegations emanating from Ila Orangun College of Education. I have also been briefed about the conflict between the school management and the college Governing Council. The Committee is hereby directed to call a meeting of both parties,” the governor was quoted as saying.

“The Committee is to review all issues including questions of financial malpractices within the College system and propose a comprehensive accountability and transparency system.

“Let me warn that anybody implicated in any wrongdoing, financial mismanagement, or corrupt conduct will face heavy sanction. I announce that I will not shield anybody no matter how highly placed.”

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Governor Adeleke directed that his Chief of Staff should lead the committee which also includes the Secretary to the State Government and Commissioner for Education among others.

The committee is expected to report its findings and recommendations to the governor within two weeks.