CRIME HEAT OF THE MOMENT LATEST GIST NEWS SOCIETY GIST #FUTABULLIES: MANAGEMENT SUSPENDS STUDENTS WHO ASSAULTED 100L FEMALE STUDENT By Admin Posted on November 17, 2019 2 min read 0 0 387 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin The management of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, FUTA has suspended the students of the institution who were caught on tape physically assaulting a female student. Read also: FUTA ‘SCHOOL FATHER’ CAUGHT AFTER ASSAULTING 100L FEMALE STUDENT (VIDEOS) According to a statement by the Deputy Director, FUTA Corporate Communications Adegbenro Adebanjo who confirmed the development said that the incident happened in an off-campus hostel on Saturday. “The Federal University of Technology Akure has suspended the students involved in the bullying of a female student in one of the off-campus hostels on Saturday, November 16, 2019 indefinitely from all academic and related activities even as it continues with investigations into the circumstances that led to the odious and unfortunate act,” he said. Adebanjo added, “In effect, the suspended students are not to be found anywhere in or near the Federal University of Technology Akure. “The University deplores such behaviour and reiterates that all those found to be culpable will be visited with the full weight of the law under the extant rules and regulations governing students behaviour and conduct off and on the campus at the conclusion of investigation being carried out by the Students Affairs Division.” The university authorities are said to be providing medical and counseling support for the affected student. A video had emerged online (video attached) where a group of female students led by a male undergraduate beat up another female student (Bolu) over alleged “rumour peddling”. The assault video went viral online and students of the university immediately constituted themselves ito a vigilante group to gish out the assaulters.