Federal University Oye- Ekiti Shut down indefinitely
The Management of the Federal University Ote-Ekiti has shut down the institution indefinitely.
The Management also prohibit the student union indefinitely.
In a statement released to the media on Tuesday night, The management said due to the unruly behaviour of students, the management resolved as follow;
That the university is shut down indefinitely with immediate effect.
Students are therefore ordered to vacate the university premises on or before on Wednesday, Sept 11, 2019.
The students union is hereby proscribed indefinitely.
The management further said the institution is bold enough to say the University hostel have been having regular power supply.
Two students lost their lives today, during a peaceful protest organised by the students over poor power supply in the community.
It was gathered that the security operatives attached to the first lady of Ekiti’s convoy shot at the students.
The convoy was passing where the students were protesting, to disperse them, the police opened fire killing two.
The student in return attacked the convoy killing one of the policemen.
The protesting students also set the office of the Benin electricity distribution company and police van on fire.