Tag: Federal Polytechnic

‘Lectures must start’ Federal Polytechnic students protest lecturer’s strike

Students of the Federal Polytechnic Ede, Osun State, barricaded all entrances to the school on Wednesday, protesting the ‘sit down’ strike embarked upon by the institution’s Academic Staff Union. According to the protesting students, since the school opened for the first semester of 2019/2020 academic session, their lecturers had not[Read More…]

Caught In The Act.: Federal Polytechnic Bida Suspends Lecturer For Raping Student

Federal Polytechnic, Bida, has suspended a lecturer in the Department of Public Administration for allegedly raping an ND1 student in the department. Reports say the lecturer was caught in the act. The Police Public Relations Officer, Niger State Police Command, Bala Elkana, confirmed the incident, adding that the culprit would remain[Read More…]

Federal Polytechnic Ado-Ekiti Shut Indefinitely Over Protests

The Federal Polytechnic, Ado-Ekiti, has been closed down indefinitely, following protests by students of the institution. Tribune reports that the students had taken to the streets on Tuesday morning, following a resolution by the institution’s striking lecturers, after a congress on Monday, to continue their strike. The Rector, Dr Taiwo Akande,[Read More…]