ASUU Strike: Students Protest In Ondo, Ibadan, Block Highway, Varsity Gate
Students of the Federal University of Technology, Akure, Ondo State, on Monday, barricaded the Akure-Ilesa Highway, protesting the prolonged strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities.
Also, protesting students of the University of Ibadan blocked the university’s entrance on Monday.
The action of the students forced many motorists and travellers to be stranded.
The protesters blocked the highway at the main entrance of the institution, chanting different solidarity songs and displaying placards with various inscriptions.
Some of the placards read, “End ASUU Strike”, “Save our future”, “Stop Toying with our Future”.
Speaking with newsmen, the President of the Students’ Union of the university, Mr Abiodun Ibiyemi, said, “We can no longer bear the brunt of the feud between ASUU and the Federal Government.
”We call for a well-established resolution for the benefit of the students.