Wednesday, September 11, 2019

After protests that led to deaths, management announces closure of FUOYE

Following the incident that led to the death of two students of the Federal University, Oye-Ekiti on Tuesday, the management of institution has ordered the shut down of the school indefinitely.

Also, FUOYE students’ union activities have been proscribed indefinitely.

This was disclosed in special announcement on Voice 89.9FM late Tuesday.

“Following the unfortunately incident acted out by some youth in Oye Ekiti earlier today, the management of Federal University Oye-Ekiti hereby announce immediate and indefinite closure of the university to forestall further break down of law and order. At the same time, the students’ union of the institution is disbanded indefinitely. Following this closure, the students population is hereby ordered to vacate the university premises no later than 10am tomorrow, 11th of September, 2019”, the announcement read.