Nigerian University Shut Down Over Protest Action

Abuja University was forced to close the institution after students staged a protest over the non-accreditation of courses.

  • Nigeria:  Uniabuja Shut After Student Riots

    Daily Trust, 21 November 2012

    Protests at the University of Abuja intensified yesterday with more students joining in to kick against "poor learning conditions" which they said they have had to endure for a ... read more »

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University of Abuja protest

  • Nigeria:  UniAbuja Students' Protest Continues for Second Day

    Daily Trust, 20 November 2012

    Protesting students of University of Abuja have caused a traffic jam along the Gwagwalada - Airport axis access into Abuja. read more »

  • Nigeria:  UniAbuja Shut Down After Students' Protests

    This Day, 21 November 2012

    Following a second day of protests by students of the Faculty of Engineering over the non-accreditation of courses, at the University of Abuja, authorities of the institution ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  UniAbuja Students Continue Protest Over Non-Accreditation of Courses

    Vanguard, 20 November 2012

    The protest by students of University of Abuja over the non-accreditation of some courses entered the second day on Tuesday with the student blocking the Airport Road and other ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Protesting Students Shut Down University of Abuja Campus

    Daily Trust, 20 November 2012

    Engineering students of the University of Abuja yesterday disrupted academic activities at the main campus of the university, protesting non-accreditation of their programme. read more »

  • Nigeria:  University of Abuja Shut Down

    Leadership, 20 November 2012

    The management of the University of Abuja yesterday shut down the institution following students' protest. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Students' Protest Disrupts University of Abuja's Exams

    This Day, 19 November 2012

    The scheduled Second semester examinations of the University of Abuja could not hold Monday as the students took over the gates of the permanent site, venue of the examinations, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  University of Abuja Main Campus Shut Down

    Daily Trust, 19 November 2012

    Students of the Engineering department of the University of Abuja On Monday morning shut down the university's main campus in protest over the accreditation status of their ... read more »