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Ebonyi state university shut down

28 February 2013, 13:02

Ebonyi - Ebonyi state government has ordered the closure of Ebonyi state university, EBSU, Abakaliki over multiple protests by the students, Vanguard reports.

The students are protesting against the hike in their tuition fees and calling for a reduction.

The Vice Chancellor, Professor Francis Idike who announced the closure said it was necessary considering the tension the protesting students had created across the state.

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