Three students and some policemen were said to have been injured and their rifles seized during the fracas. A police vehicle was also burnt.
The Management of Federal University Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) has
In a statement, the University noted that the students blocked the Abuja-Ado and
However, they later regrouped and attacked the convoy of
Three students and some policemen were said to have been injured
In a statement, the
The statement reads: “We hereby condemn the violence that
“Our findings revealed that the students gathered themselves and
“Thereafter, after much persuasions by the University ‘s
“Only for the news to get to the university authority
“Sensing that her Excellency was under attack in view of the
Some Policemen also sustained injuries and their rifles were also seized.
“As at this evening
“In view of the foregoing, management at an emergency meeting discussed and reviewed the unruly
The University is hereby shut down with immediate effect.
Students are therefore ordered to vacate the university premises on or before, Wednesday, Sept 11, 2019.
The students Union is hereby proscribed.
More details will be made known in due course.