Students of the law department of the University of Calabar have protested against their dean, Prof. Cyril Ndifon.
Carrying placards with the inscription “We are tired of sucking dick,” they call out their dean, Prof. Cyril Ndifon, over alleged sexual harassment they accused their dean of sexually harassing students and threatening them. Also, they alleged suppression from the institution.
It is reported that Prof. Ndifon was previously removed from his position as Dean of Law over allegations of rape in 2016. Ndifon was on August 29, 2015, accused of sexually assaulting a 20-year-old 400-level student (name withheld) in his faculty after ordering her to his office.
Following the development, authorities of UNICAL suspended the dean from office. The suspension was to last until he was completely exonerated from the allegations.
However, according to reports, University of Calabar (UNICAL) reappointed him as the Dean of its law faculty in 2022.