Students of Ondo State University of Science And Technology has embarked on a massive protest against the high tuition fees been paid at the institution.
In the early hours of today, Monday 29th of April ,2019, The protest was agog and mainly super headed by 200L and 100L students the institution but were later joined by all levels in the institution.
9jainsider.com correspondent gathered from a student who pleaded anonymity that the students had been paying huge amount as school fees over the years which needs to be addressed and reviewed because the economic situation of the country is killing, he further stated that most students are unable to meet up especially self financing students. “How can we continue to pay 150-200k per year in this kind of economic situations” He concluded
The Management of the institution had ordered the closure of the school gate at the time of filing this report and two weeks mid simester break has been declared
This is the 2nd education related protest to rock the state this month after students of Adekunle Ajasin University protested against “No School Fee, No Test” policy the institution planned to adopt.