UNIPORT Lecturer Dr Obinichi Nnorom Caught on Camera Sexually Harrassing Student

Video footage showing a UNIPORT senior lecturer allegedly sexually harassing a student in his office sparks outrage and prompts calls for an investigation.

UNIPORT Lecturer Dr Obinichi Nnorom Caught on Camera Sexually Harrassing Student
Dr Obinichi Nnorom, a senior lecturer at UNIPORT

A shocking incident has come to light at the University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT), Rivers State, after a senior lecturer was caught on camera allegedly sexually harassing a student in his office. Dr. Obinichi Nnorom, a lecturer in the mechanical engineering department, is the central figure in a viral video that has prompted a significant public outcry.

In the video circulating online, Dr. Obinichi is seen standing close to a female student while fondling her breasts in his office. A friend, who was present during the incident, recorded the act, leading to widespread condemnation on social media.

Dr Obinichi Nnorom on his Facebook Page

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The circulation of the video has triggered an outpouring of anger and condemnation. Many current and former students of UNIPORT have shared their experiences, suggesting that Obinichi's behavior may be part of a broader culture of misconduct within the university. Victims have recounted their horrifying ordeals, raising serious concerns about safety and accountability at the institution.

a grieved graduate who sufferred at his hands

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As the video continues to spread, the University of Port Harcourt has yet to release an official statement regarding the incident. The delay in response has fueled frustration among the public and within the academic community. Advocacy groups and social media users are calling for a thorough investigation into the allegations and are urging UNIPORT to implement stricter measures to prevent future incidents of sexual harassment.

 Dr Obinichi Nnorom, a senior lecturer at UNIPORT

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This incident has had a significant impact on the reputation of UNIPORT, bringing unwanted attention to the university's handling of sexual misconduct cases. It underscores the need for educational institutions to prioritize the safety and well-being of their students. The public's demand for accountability and justice is a clear indication that universities must take swift and decisive action to address sexual harassment and ensure a safe environment for all.

The case of Dr.  Obinichi Nnorom serves as a stark reminder of the pervasive issue of sexual harassment in academic settings. With public pressure mounting, it is crucial for UNIPORT and other institutions to take this incident seriously and work towards creating a culture of respect and accountability. Immediate action, comprehensive investigations, and clear policies are essential steps to address this problem.