By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
The Management of Federal University, Oye Ekiti has assured Students and other stakeholders in the institution that no one will be victimised over the September 10 bloody protest by students of the University .
Also, the Management in a statement by the Institution ‘s Public Relations Officer , (PRO), Goffrey Bakji insisted that students’ union activities “in FUOYE remains suspended. “
According to the statement, the report of the panel set up to investigate events leading to the tragedy that greeted the September 10 bloody protest by the students has submitted its report and that the report, “is already before the management will be taken in at the Senate for further deliberations.
“We equally want to assure all parties that justice will prevail in the dealings of management with the situation and no one will be victimised. The university management is also pleased to inform the public that normalcy has returned to the university environment and lectures will commence in due course after consultations s with the appropriate bodies, “ it said.
FUOYE Management in the statement added, “The panel has interacted with the students’ body, all security agents involved in the crisis, state government, the two communities of Ikole and Oye and other critical stakeholders.
“The report of the panel, which is already before the management, will be taken in at the Senate for further deliberations. Meanwhile, the management wishes to inform the public that students’ union activities in FUOYE remains suspended. The university management has put in place a restructuring mechanism to ensure smooth and cordial rapport with the students.”
It added “the university management has put in place a restructuring mechanism to ensure smooth and cordial rapport with the students. A caretaker committee will soon be set up in collaboration with the office of the Dean of Students Affairs so as to ensure and maintain a cordial relationship with the management and students’ community.
“In view of this development, anyone who has been parading him or herself as FUOYE students’ representative(s) or leader(s) is hereby advised to desist from such illegality until when the union is repositioned and appropriate leadership is put in place.”