The senate at the University of Ibadan » , Oyo
state, has reportedly scheduled a meeting to take
place next Thursday. The aim of the meeting is
to decide when the school would be reopened.
Professor Abel Idowu Olayinka » , the Vice
Chancellor, who shared this news, said he senate
will also try to tackle other problems affecting
the premier tertiary institution
The VC, speaking at a meeting convened by the
university to discuss the problems besetting the
institution, said that the school suffers from
inadequate while also stressing that the National
Assembly told him recently that federal
allocation to the school might not improve as a
result of paucity of money in the country.
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He lamented the state of the school saying that
he felt bad that the school lacks necessary
facilities that could enhance sound academic
He also disclosed that there is no way the
institution could mobilize its students for National
Youth Service Corps, NYSC, this year saying that
the earliest the session could be brought to a
close this year is December.
Olayinka who decried the various abuses,
maligning and threats by the students to his
person, said, “I have forgiven them all. ”
The stakeholders, mostly parents of the
institutions and management of the institution
also identified underfunding of the educational
sector and lack of discipline among the students
as the main causes of the perennial crises that
have rocked the University during the over three
Majority of the parents who spoke at the
meeting condemned the students for their recent
violent protest that forced their school authority
to close down the school.
They however appealed to the school authority
to reopen the University as early as possible for
the students to return and continue with their
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