The management of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) in Ogbomoso has set Friday, September 15, 2017 for the resumption of activities in the institution after a long strike action.
According to the statement released by the registrar of the university, Jacob Agboola, and made available to newsmen in Osogbo on Thursday by the Public Relations Officer of the institution, Mr. Lekan Fadeyi which reads
“The Governing Council of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso, has approved resumption of activities on the institution’s campuses with effect from Friday, September 15, 2017.
“Students of the university are expected to return to school on Monday, September 25, 2017, while full academic activities, the details of which the senate will announce, shall commence immediately after the Independence anniversary holiday.
“Council thanked the governors of Oyo and Osun states, Senator Isiaka Abiola Ajimobi and Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola respectively, for agreeing to support the university with necessary funds to enable the university to return to its normal work schedule and reinvigorate its latent capacities for accelerated and sustainable growth and development.
“Council further appealed to students, staff, parents as well as the general public to demonstrate greater faith and dedication to the well-being of the institution, as better days lie ahead of it.