This Previous Year on the 7th Of May 2018 Students of the Ekiti State University, on Monday protested the heavy charges of wireless internet connection placed on them by the management of the institution During Prof. Bamidele Regime As Vice Chancellor.
The students, who were singing anti-management songs, and marching round the main gate of the university, but did not destroy or damage any of the institution properties.
Some of the students accused the management of alleged exploitation, saying that all students were charged N13,500 for wireless internet connection for two semesters, in which most students do not subscribe to.
The students further alleged that the management did not consider the current economic challenges facing them and especially their parents, who are civil servants and being owed several months of arrears of salaries.
The Deputy Registrar, Information and Corporate Affairs of the university, Mr Ajibade Olubunmi, said he was not aware of the protest.
“Am not aware of any protest on this campus because when I was coming to work, I did not see anyone protesting individually or in group or groups protesting, but I will investigate and get back to you, “he said on phone.
Meanwhile, as at press time, Olubunmi has not called back, while his mobile phones remained switched off.
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