The ongoing protest in the University of Benin has taken another turn after the University Management authorised temporary closure of the Institution following the protest against the extra charge that was added for late School fees payment. The Students matched to the Vice Chancellor's Lodge to disconnect her light as she ordered the shut down of light in the hall of residence.
Fast rising Nigerian female artist, Ayra Starr was at the University of Benin, Uniben, yesterday, for the grand finale of Miss Uniben 2021. The Bloody Samaritan crooner entertained the large crowd with some of her hit songs, and you can tell from the video below, how excited the students were about her performance.
Students of the University of Benin on Monday started a protest inside the school Main campus. The students who said they were angry because of the recent increase in their school fees have since shown their anger by going on a compulsory strike whilst protesting in all the school campuses.
Photo Credit: Punch Newspaper According to a news that has been going viral since yesterday, it has been alleged that an English and Literature lecturer, from the Faculty of Arts, University of Benin in Edo State, has been arrested by school security and handed over to police operatives for forcefully taking advantage of a female student, who came to submit her final year project to him.
There has been a massive outcry and protest from students of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), due to an extra 20,000 naira late school fee increment. The Vice-Chancellor in a press release announced the increment stating that failure to pay up by the weekend may attract the withdrawals of newly admitted students admission, and the dismissal of old students from the University.
The University of Benin (UNIBEN) in Edo state is currently facing a students and school management crisis after the students of the school carried out a protest against what they considered as an ill-advised decision of the late registration fee of 20 thousand naira that was imposed by the school authority on the students.
Some days ago, the management of Uniben added 20k to the school's tuition fee and this didn't sit well with many students. The students came out in their numbers to express their dissatisfaction and this led to the emergency shut down of the school. However, the protesting students matched to the lodge of the school's Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Lillian Salami, and switched off the light in her hall of residence.
Female students should stop going to lecturers' offices alone, as UNIBEN lecturer reportedly defiles student
According to a news that was posted by Punch Newspaper this morning, it was alleged that a lecturer from the Faculty of Arts, University of Benin, has been apprehended by security operatives, after he was indicted for forcefully sleeping with a female student of the institution on Tuesday.
We must commend every UNIBEN student, alumni and parents who joined this struggle for the reversal of the hike in tuition fee. The struggle was worth it and we all are happy that their voices were heard loud and clear. For the record, on the 15th day of September, 2021, students of the prestigious University of Benin (UNIBEN) stood their ground in unity to make their displeasure about the sudden increase in late registration fees known to the school management.
The management of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) has shut down the school less than a month after its 2021/2022 session resumption after students trooped out en mass on Tuesday to protest the N20,000 penalty fee for late payment of school fees. The irate students barricaded the ever-busy Benin-Lagos expressway which led to a serious traffic snarl throughout the day.
Sometimes, I wonder if the leaders we voted for right from the onset are our enemies in disguise without the citizens knowing it. Before elections, they made all sort of promises to make the country habitable but in the long run, they started acting strange and differently and making things difficult for the poor masses.
Video of a popular Singer by name, Ayra Starr surfaced on social media revealing the moment she took off her Jacket While Performing on stage for UNIBEN Students. The Nigerian performer, Ayra Starr put on a significant act for her fans at the University of Benin, as she removed her jacket while performing in front of an audience on stage.
The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Benin, Lilian Salami, has announced the sudden closure of the University following the students' protest over outrageous fees. The University students on Tuesday protested against the N20,000 sudden hike in tuition fee, which they disapproved. According to reports, the institution's spokesman advised the students to go into prostitution to raise funds, so that they can pay their tuition fees, which is uncalled-for.
The University of Benin, Benin City of Edo state is currently under lock down as students took to the highway to protest against outrageous increment in the school fee payable by the students of the institution. The protest which started on Tuesday 14th September and has so far continued today came as a result of alleged increment of #20,000 on the school fee.
The authorities of the University of Benin (UNIBEN) have announced the immediate closure of the University, owing to the protest that greeted the institution on Tuesday, September 14,2021. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the students of the University blocked the Benin-Lagos Expressway and the Ekheuan Road over a N20,000 late registration fee imposed by the school management.
The Vice chancellor of University of Benin (UNIBEN) Prof. Lilian salami has ordered the immediate closure of the institution. This decision was prompted by students protest which occured yesterday following the decision of the school management to increase the late registration fee by the sum of twenty thousand naira (N20,000).
The young Nigerian artist Ayra Star who hit the lime light after the release of her popular song 'Bloody Samaritan' was recently invited to perform in a concert at the University of Benin, Nigeria. The new Marvin signed artist was offered a sum of 1.5 million Naira for a single show.
The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Benin has listened to the petition of the students and has agreed to remove the 20,000 naira late school fee payment she introduced, and also dissolve the payment deadline. She has officially called off the announced temporary closure of the institution and has asked every student to return for lectures including those staying in hostels.
The University of Benin (UNIBEN) administration has replied to rape charges leveled against one of its lecturers, Dr. Steve Ekundayo. The university referred charges of alleged rape and illegal detention against Dr. Steve Ekundayo to the police for inquiry, according to a statement made Thursday by its spokesperson, Dr. Benedicta Ehanire in Benin.
The management of the University of Benin had related to the police a case of alleged rape against a lecturer, Dr Bode Ekundayo of the Department of English and Literature. It added that the lecturer, Dr Bode Ekundayo, had been handed out a query and spotted on suspension pending the verdict of investigations by the police.