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Makinde orders evacuation of Oyo students from UNIJOS




Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has ordered the evacuation of the state’s indigenous college students from the College of Jos.

DAILY POST learnt concerning the evacuation on Tuesday.

Our correspondent gathered that the evacuation order was sequel to the disaster that was witnessed in some components of Jos, the Plateau State capital.

DAILY POST recollects that about 20 individuals, who had been coming from an Islamic programme at Bauchi, had been not too long ago killed by some youths round Rukuba space of Jos.

The college, in a bid to keep away from casualties among the many college students, suspended the continuing examination within the establishment.

Deputy Registrar, Info and Publications of the establishment, Mr. Abdullahi Abdullahi in an announcement obtained by DAILY POST suggested college students and workers to stay calm and be aware of their security.

DAILY POST additionally gathered that the performing Vice Chancellor of the college, Professor Grey Goziem Ejikeme, had earlier visited among the college students of their hostels.

Ejikeme, together with the Dean of College students Affairs and the HOD of Remedial Sciences, was within the hostels a number of days in the past to take care of the wants of the scholars.

It was nonetheless gathered that some college students of the establishment have been killed for the reason that bloodbath of the 20 travellers.

College students Union Authorities (SUG) President of the establishment, Comrade Danladi Joshua Adankala, confirmed the killing of a 100-level pupil to journalists in Jos.

It was gathered that the killing of the scholars made some state governors order the evacuation of their kinsmen within the establishment.

DAILY POST learnt that Abia, Enugu and Ogun, amongst different states, have evacuated their indigenes from Jos.

Our correspondent nonetheless gathered that Makinde has additionally mandated his aides to evacuate Oyo State college students within the establishment.

Particular Assistant to Makinde on College students Issues, Victor Olojede, confirmed the evacuation to DAILY POST on Tuesday.

Olojede informed this medium that he and over 80 Oyo State indigenes evacuated had been on their strategy to Ibadan.

“Sure. I’m on my strategy to Ibadan.

“We now have evacuated Oyo State indigenes in UNIJOS.

“I’m coming with 85 indigenes from Oyo State. We’re coming to Ibadan at the moment,” he stated.

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