A documentary done by BBC exposing lecturers, who molest female students in universities, has emerged on social media. The video has sparked outrage from Nigerians who called for punishment for the lecturers.
The video exposed lecturers from two top universities in West Africa. The documentary exposed one lecturer identified as Boniface Igbeneghu and Paul from the University of Ghana.
During the investigation at the University of Lagos, the journalists found out that lecturers usually take students to a place known as the cold room to molest the students. A view of the cold room and the activities that take place there was shown in the video.
From the secret camera worn by the journalist Kiki Mordi, a lecturer from the economics department identified as Samuel Oladipo offered to take Mordi to the cold room thinking she was a student.
Mordi revealed that the cold room is a senior staff club. In a video with Igbeneghu, he revealed that lecturers take students to smoke, touch their breast, club, but they would not sleep with them.
In the documentary, Mordi went into the cold room with Oladipo where she was asked to dance by many of the lecturers in the room. They also revealed to her that all the women in the room are students.
Watch video, to see cold room watch from 37:54:
The University of Lagos has revealed that the cold room has been shut down. The principal assistant registrar (communication unit) of the institution, Taiwo Oloyede revealed this on Monday, October 7.
Oloyede said the so-called cold room is a functions room that was abused by lecturers. He noted that the room was created for meetings, seminars, and events.
Meanwhile, We had earlier reported that Foursquare church reacted to the allegations against one of their pastors Igbeneghu, who is also a lecturer at the University of Lagos.
Igbenegdu was accused of molesting his female students and the church has made the decision to stay away from the scandal after telling the lecturer to step down as a pastor.