Students of the University of Ibadan » , Oyo
state, reportedly protested the lack of adequate
water and power in the institution.
According to TheNation, the student staged the
protest on Saturday, March 5, to express their
displeasure over poor facilities and epileptic
power supply which have been plaguing the
university community for some time now.
They barricaded the gate around 11:05am while
chanting songs and carrying placards with the
messages, ‘no light, no water.’
The aggrieved students accused the school
authorities of ignoring the problems in spite of
the several efforts made to call its attention to
President of the Students’ Union, Mr. Olateju
Oladimeji, lamented that the union had written
the authorities over the problem but that there
had been no positive response.
He said: “ We have been living on the campus
without electricity and water for the past three
weeks. Sanitary situation on the campus is
currently at its lowest and we notified the school
authority, but it refused to take any action. The
management is insensitive to our plight.”
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