The National President, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Biodun Ogunyemi, has decried the recruitment system in the universities, regretting that many people not qualified to teach had found their way into the system.
Mr Ogunyemi made this known when he appeared on the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Forum in Abuja on Sunday.
“Some lecturers have no business in the classrooms, but they found their way in due to political interference.
“You find that some lecturers probably have no business being in the universities but you know politics has done so much damage to us that sometimes merit is sacrificed on the altar of mediocrity and political connections.
“We hope that we shall restore the credibility of the system as we have been trying to argue over the years. A key…