The Ondo State Police Command has confirmed that no member of staff of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA died in an accident involving the backup vehicle of the Vice Chancellor which occurred on the Campus of the University on Monday November 28, 2016. The Ondo State Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Femi Joseph made the clarification while speaking to newsmen.
“The Case in FUTA is that of an accident and no death was recorded. The Victim of the accident was taken to the hospital and he is recuperating. There is no record of death,” Mr. Joseph Stated.
In another development the Management of the University has also confirmed that the Vice Chancellor, Professor Adebiyi Daramola, contrary to reports making the rounds, was not arrested over the accident involving his back up vehicle driven by one of the University’s drivers.