Some lecturers at the University of Ilorin has alleged that they were suspended by the University management for whistle-blowing.
The affected lecturers told journalists that they are being victimized for exposing corruption in the institution.
The Vice Chancellor of the institution, Prof. Abdulganiyu Ambali while noting that the suspension was necessary, however, distanced his office from the action.
The factional Vice Chairman of ASUU in the institution, Dr Bode Olumorin has called on the federal government to come to their aid, adding that since the government advised people to bring to the public, corrupt practices, they should not be abandoned.
The period for the suspension was not stated in the letter and the suspended lecturers had petitioned their national body for action.