Lagos - Authorities of Lagos State University, LASU, Ojo, have closed down the institution indefinitely, Daily Times reports.
The closure is not unconnected with the ongoing face-off between management and the various trade unions including the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and National Academic Staff Union (NASU).
They accused the Vice Chancellor of incompetency.
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A statement from the vice-chancellor concerning the development, which he called “election recess,” asked all the students and workers to vacate the university immediately until they are told otherwise.
Investigations revealed that the authorities closed down the school after security operatives on Sunday forced open the two entrance gates to the university, allowing vehicular movements in and out of the institution.
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