The Vice Chancellor, Federal University, Wukari, Taraba State, Professor Abubakar Musa Kundiri, has again been petition for promotion fraud in the institution.
The VC has been plagued with salary padding amounting to millions.
Apex News obtained a petition to the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) against the VC for “illegally” moving one Dr. Mohammed Isa Kida to the rank of professor with due process and not being a staff of the Ivory Tower.
In the petition by one Dr. Adamu Aboki received by ICPC on May 31, 2019, but dated 15th April, 2019, it stated that the VC in a memo to the Appointments and Promotion Committee claimed that Dr. Kida was employed in the university on December 16, 2016 while he was actually a visiting lecturer.
However, the petitioner noted that in a memo to the Appointments and Promotion Committee titled “External Assessment of Mohammed Isa Kida for the rank of Professor in Accounting”, Professor Kundiri got fraudulent got approval of the of the university Governing Council.
Herein is the 2-paged petition: