Students of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, Ogbomoso, has call on the owners state Of Oyo and Osun to fulfil their financial obligations to the institution.
They also recommend immediate release of grants for infrastructural development and payments of salary areas and other allowances as well as regular release of monthly subvention for for payment of salary of workers
Speaking at a press conference held at the school premises the president of the student Union Abiodun Oluwaseun also call for the full implementation of outcome of Wole Olanipekun led visitation committee and recommendation of of KPMG audit report and at the same time do the needful to ensure immediate resumption of the institute
Oluwaseun noted that the incessant strike action embark upon by both teaching and non teaching staff of the university is already having a psychological effect on the students
” If government continue show lack of commitment and disrespects the lives of over 3,500, students of the institution, we cannot but embark on a10,000 student match to the federal capital territory Abuja to show the entire world the callousness we suffered in the hand of the governors of Oyo and Osun whose priority ought to be building a brighter and formidable future for this nation but has decided to kill it instead.”
While describing the continuous silence of chancellor of the institution, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, as a callous act, the student appeal to him and the Federal government to immediately rescue the institution.
They however call for more investment and to boost the economic and internal generated revenue for the institute.