Posts Tagged ‘Students’

Gov Makinde Approves N60million Bursary for Oyo Law School Students

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has approved N60 million as bursary for 120 Oyo State indigenes in the Nigerian Law School. Makinde announced the approval on Tuesday evening when a delegation of the students visited him on Tuesday in Ibadan. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the governor approved the sum of N500,000 […]

BREAKING: Imo Polytechnic shutdown amidst Protest

Hundreds of protesters, Monday, blocked the entrance to the Imo State Polytechnic Umuagwo in Ohaji/Egbema local government area of Imo state. Breaking Times gathered that the protests kicked off at about 08:58 am at the front of the institution’s gate, by the people said to be from Ohaji/Egbema. At the time of the protests, students, […]

Gov Oyetola orders reopening of institutions following riot in the state

Three tertiary institutions of learning in Osun State, shut on March 18, in the wake of violent protests that rocked Ilesa, have been ordered to reopen. The order was given by Governor Gboyega Oyetola after due consultations with stakeholders – heads of the affected institutions, parents and the leadership of Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company, IBEDC. […]

South African Police And Students Clash

South African police on Friday fired stun grenades at students, who lit fires outside President Jacob Zuma’s offices, following a week of protests. The week long demonstration by students has been described as the first signs of the post-apartheid ‘Born Free’ generation flexing its muscle. Students protesting against fee increases hurled stones at police guarding […]