23 January 2014

Nigeria: Breaking - LASU Shut Down

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LASU gate.

Lagos — After what has been described as a protracted battle between the management and students of Lagos State University (LASU) over non-completion of registration process ahead of the examination meant to have started today, the institution management has announced indefinite closure of the school.

In a two paragraph bulletin obtained by Daily Trust Correspondent, LASU management says the school is closed indefinitely while the on-going examination has also been postponed.

"In the wake of the violent protest by some affected students of lagos state university (LASU) over the closure of the University portal for registration of courses for rain semester 2012/2013 examinations, the

University management HAS DECIDED TO SHUT DOWN THE UNIVERSITY INDEFINITELY. Also,examinations have been put off till further notice.

"With this decision,students of the university are expected to vacate the university premises until further notice," the statement read.

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