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Adebiyi Daramola, Vice Chancellor, Federal University of Technology (FUTA)
Akure and the Bursar, Emmanuel Oresegun were on Wednesday quizzed the
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)
reports that the duo were quizzed at the Ibadan office of the anti-graft agency
on allegation of abuse of office and misappropriation of funds.
Mr Ayo Oyewole, Head of Public
Affairs, EFCC, Ibadan Office, told NAN on Wednesday that the commission quizzed
the two men based on the petition it received against them.
He said that the duo were alleged to
be involved in corruption, fraud, criminal breach of trust, unlawful
enrichment, conversion of millions of naira belonging to the university.
Oyewole said that the Vice
Chancellor allegedly received furniture allowance annually instead of once in
four years as approved.
He added that Daramola was also
accused of paying himself housing allowance while residing in the University’s
Vice Chancellor’s Quarters.
He said that the petition also
alleged that the VC diverted funds from various unrelated subheads to finance
other projects without the appropriate approvals for such virement.
NAN reports that the duo are still
being interrogated at the time of this report.

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