By Adejumo Kabir
The resumption of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife students for second 2016/2017 Second Semester session has substantially retuned improved economy in Ile –Ife, Ife City News survey has indicated.
Sales of commodity especially consumable items has increased drastically compared to past few weeks when traders were lamenting over poor sales and patronage.
In a visit to New Buka on OAU campus, a sales personnel at Bamwill, Bukky Olufemi told out reporter that between 2nd of October and Now, the restaurant has witnessed more sales.
Malam Qudus Ibrahim a Barbeque Sauce Seller at the University gate said” students are the bed rock of the economy of Ife community, whenever they are resuming, it always gladding my heart, for days now we have a good story to tell as far as sales is concerned.
At Ife Mayfair market, the story is the same as students stormed the market in thousands to purchase food items and home utilities.