The Governing Council of the Imo State University, Owerri, has suspended the registrar of the institution for six months.
The Registrar of the institution, Dr. Emeka Ejinkeonye, was suspended for various offences.
According to The Punch, the Public Relations Officer of the university, Mr . Ralph Njoku-Obi, said the Governing Council took the decision at its 61 st Regular Meeting held on November 24.
Njoku-Obi in an exclusive interview on Monday, said the registrar was suspended for alleged various offences including “insubordination, treachery, intransigence and lack of respect for constituted authority”
Njoku-Obi added that the Council had appointed Mrs. Rose Kate Ogbu, the former Deputy Registrar, to act as the Registrar while Ejinkonye’s suspension lasts, “in order not to create administrative vacuum.”