Few days ago , it was reported that the Management of Obafemi Awolowo university for protesting against the decision of the university management to evict some students from the hostels.
The Education Rights Campaign, ERC, made this known in a statement Friday signed by the National Coordinator, Hassan Taiwo.
Excerpts from the statement
“On Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the Hall Warden and Porters at Moremi Hall (a Female Hostel) moved round the hostel and reminded students unlawfully occupying the hostel to move out.
“The students were complying when all of a sudden, some men came out of nowhere and forcefully moved the belongings of the female students back into the hostel on the ground that the university had no right to ask them to pack out,”
A twitter post from OAU PEEPS Confirms this
See post below
*News flash:* *#occupyOAU Day two*
📌 Three out of five Students
📌 All bail conditions met pending magistrate's signature
📌 Press Conference to hold tomorrow at Osogbo, convergence at S.U.B by 9:00am
— #TeamOAU (@OAUToday) March 27, 2018
Their Names: Adeniyi Johnson (Elect Elect 3000level) and Olajide Ademola (Elect elect 500level)