Oxford Union president quits after blind student 'dragged by ankles from debate'

Mirror Online 2 weeks ago
Union president Brendan McGrath apologised for the 'stress and reputational damage' caused to postgrad student Ebenezer Azamati and agreed to resign - after video footage of the incident emerged online

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The Sun › 2 weeks ago
A BLIND African student was allegedly dragged by his ankles and forcibly removed from a debate organised by the prestigious Oxford Union. Ebenezer Azamati, 25, a postgraduate from Ghana studying international relations, said the incident had left him...
Telegraph › 2 weeks ago
Oxford students have moved to impeach their Union President over the treatment of a blind student who was dragged out of a debating chamber “by his ankles”.
Washington Examiner › Lifestyle › 2 weeks ago
The president of the Oxford Union, the university's debating society, has resigned amid a furor over a blind African student being dragged by his ankles out of an event by security staff and then having his membership suspended.
Telegraph › 2 weeks ago
A blind student was dragged “by his ankles” out of an Oxford debating chamber after being refused entry, leading to calls for the union president to resign.
Telegraph › 2 weeks ago
The president of the Oxford Union announced his resignation this evening widespread criticism of the treatment of a blind student who was dragged out of a debating chamber "by his ankles".
Mirror Online › Lifestyle › 2 weeks ago
PHD student Ebenezer Azamati, 25, feels 'unwelcome in Britain and at the University' after being dragged from an Oxford Union debate by security officials and accused of aggressive behaviour
CNN › 2 weeks ago
The president of the Oxford Union -- a well-known university debating society -- has resigned following the outcry over his handling of an incident involving a blind student being "dragged by his ankles" and then ejected from the debating chamber last...
Daily Mail Online › 2 weeks ago
Brendan McGrath stepped down after Ebenezer Azamati, a student from Ghana, was dragged from the society's debating chamber by security staff last month during a flagship debate.
Washington Post › 2 weeks ago
A video of blind student Ebenezer Azamati being dragged from his seat sparked fury in Britain.
Metro › 2 weeks ago
Oxford Union has been forced to apologise after PHD student Ebenezer Azamati was manhandled out of a debating chamber by his feet.
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