The Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has relieved Major M. M. Adama (Rtd) of his job as the Chief Security Officer of the Kogi State University (KSU) as part of measures to end cultism in the institution.
Report revealed that the governor has approved that Adama who has served for over a descade as CSO of the institution should be immediately replaced with ACP Aurelius Yusuf Adejo (Rtd).
Report also revealed that the state governor is displeased with the manner cult groups now attack one another, commit robberies and other crimes, and put innocent students and other members of the university in danger.
According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Onogwu Muhammed, Bello, who is also a Visitor to the university, is determined to make sure that KSU enjoys the full benefits of his reforms in the institution, especially a predictable academic calendar and improved human and instructional resources.
The statement also noted that security measures to arrest the situation and bring perpetrators to book will be rolled out in few days to come.
The new CSO of the institution is a retired policeman and SARS commander who is very familiar with the security profile of the university community and its environs.