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Kwara College Shut Down Indefinitely

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Administration of the Kwara State College (KWASU), Malete has shut down the college indefinitely.

This was disclosed in a press release signed by the deputy vice-chancellor (Teachers) of the college, Professor Sakah Mahmud, on Thursday.

He stated that the varsity was shut down to make sure safety of the campus.

The motion was taken following ultimatum by the Nationwide Affiliation of Nigerian College students (NANS) on Wednesday to the state authorities on the appointment of an performing vice chancellor for the college, condemning the directive given to the vice-chancellor, Professor Abdulrasheed Na’Allah, to proceed on terminal depart earlier than expiration of his tenure in July 2019.

The assertion reads: “Due to latest developments in our state and within the College and our college students’ reactions to the Authorities’s appointment of an Performing Vice Chancellor by which the scholars gave a 24 hour ultimatum to authorities, the College Administration (and three College Members of the Governing Council) met yesterday, Wednesday, eight Might, 2019 and determined to quickly shut the college till additional discover as a safety measure towards any attainable disturbances.

“I need to re-emphasize that this measure is to make sure the safety of our nice campus. I’m in contact with the Professional-Chancellor and Council Chairman, and he signifies whole help that closing the campus presently is fascinating.

“Thank God that exams have been accomplished and gradings are nonetheless ongoing, with some lecturers already importing their grades.

“Employees and college students ought to depart the College quietly and make sure the security of property and life.

“Stories reaching me signifies {that a} contingence of police (in automobiles belonging to KWIRS) have been being pushed in direction of the campus and it took some intervention to get them to return to Ilorin.


“KWASU doesn’t need any scenario by which the continued short-term disaster which might be safely and simply resolved by the grace of God lead into the lack of any life.

“Please take your baggage and different private properties and go dwelling safely till additional discover. Please, this resolution goes into impact instantly.

“The Workplace of Campus Security is hereby notified and to please monitor in every single place to make sure peace and security on campus.”


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