UNIOSUN shutdown over alleged Airforce invasion


The Osun State University, Ipetu Ijesa has been shut down.

The management decided to close down the institution following the invasion of the campus by some Airforce men on Tuesday.

The development, which was announced in a statement signed on behalf of the Acting Registrar by A.A. Adeosun, stated on Tuesday that students were expected back on the campus on May 31.

The statement read, “The Vice Chancellor has approved that all students of Ipetu Ijesa Campus of Osun State University should proceed on one week break from today Tuesday May 23, 2017.

“The break is necessitated by the invasion of the campus and brutalisations of our staff and students by the men of the Nigerian Airforce Safety Institute, Ipetu Ijesa.

“Students are expected back on the campus on Wednesday 31st May 2017.”