The University of Ghana has dissociated itself from some controversial comments made by a visiting Nigerian lecturer, Professor Austin Nwagbara, who taught in the institution .
Prof. Nwagbara in the video, which went viral on social media, accused the University of Ghana of overcharging Nigerian students and asked such students to take over the university and others in Ghana.
In the video, the said professor also allegedly admonished the students to use the Nigerian media to paint Ghana black to the international community.
In a statement, the University of Ghana stated that although professor Austin Nwagbara was a visiting scholar at the University during the 2011/12 academic year, he has since left the university.
The police has however began an investigation into the viral social media video of Professor Austin Nwagbara, instigating Nigerian students to paint Ghana black
According to the news release from the Ghana police service, the professor had been arrested and cautioned on his offensive conduct and a seemingly breach of peace.
He has however been granted bail.
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