By Adejumon Kabir
Education Rights Campaign has condemn the suspension of Students’ Union activities in Obafemi Awolowo University Ile- Ife.
According to the release signed its National Coordinator, Hassan Taiwo Soweto, said OAU is gradually becoming military barrack where dissent is a crime.
“We call on the Federal Government and in particular the visitor to the University, President Muhammadu Buhari to call the VC to order before the institution turns to military garrison”
“As far as we are concerned, independent unionism is a right, students have the right to pilot their union affairs as they like and topunish their erring officers” group opined.
However, after the proscription of the union on Monday, there was a violence between the university security officers and students who resisted that the union building cannot be locked by management.
The fisticuff witnessed bloody injuries as both patties brutalised themselves with sledged hammer and the video camera brought by the institution security unit got damaged.