The Government of Ondo State has slashed the new school fee schedule of Adekunle Ajasin University, Akunga Akoko (AAUA) for returning students following pressure from students and parents.
In a statement jointly signed by the Student Union President, Olawale Ijanusi, Secretary, Adekunle Ayo-Lawrence and PRO, Samson Adelowo, the new fees were proposed by the state government after a meeting.
Below is the statement:
ALUTARIAN GREETINGS FROM THE APEX AGITATING BODY, ADEKUNLE AJASIN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS UNION
Greetings to our ever dogged and resilient students.
In respect of the meeting held today between the Governor and the leadership of the students Union alongside members of the governing council. After much deliberation, the meeting result to revive the tuition as follows;
Faculty of Law: #100,000
Faculty of Science: #100,000
Faculty of Social and management science: #100,000
Faculty of Education: #80,000
Faculty of Art: #80,000
With an option to pay twice I.e #50,000 and #40,000 per semester respectively.
Final Year students across all faculties are to pay a sum of #70,000 with an opinion of paying twice I.e #35,000 per semester.
The Governor said this is the lowest he can go and he urges every individual that they should abide by this.
Sequel to this, the Union is willing and ready to seek the opinion of students populace, the final decision of the union lies with Nigeria students.
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The statement was signed by IJANUSI OLAWALE (OPTIMUM), AAUASU PRESIDENT and ADEKUNLE AYO-LAWRENCE (D-GR8), AAUASU GENERAL SECRETARY.