Ondo Varsity Shut As Unknown Gunmen Rape Four Female Students
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Students of the Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology (OAUSTECH), Okitipupa, Ondo State have protested the alleged rape of four female students of the institution by unknown gunmen.
In a swift reaction, the Management of institution has shutdown the school for two weeks over the security threats.
Vanguard gathered that the hoodlums also robbed the students of their valuables like phones, laptops, gadgets before raping the female students at gunpoint.
The university’s students had trooped out to register their displeasure over incessant robberies in their hostels, threats to their lives and properties and rape of the students by hoodlums.
During the peaceful protest, the students blocked the Okitipupa-Igbokoda highway thereby disrupting free-flow of traffic.
The Students Union president, Okunomo alleged that the institution’s management was not doing enough on the security of lives and properties of students.
The Dean of Students Affairs, Ilemobayo Oguntimehin said that the school management was doing its best to secure the lives and properties of the students.
A student of the institution, who confirmed the closure of the institution to vanguard said a notice to that effect was pasted on campus on Friday asking the to proceed on a “two weeks mid-semester break”.
According to him “We are tired of this insecurity, armed hoodlums usually come to our off-campus hostels, rob students at gunpoint, and also rape our female students.