The Federal Polytechnic, Ado Ekiti has been shut down indefinitely following the violent protest by students over the death of two of them that led to trouble on the institution’s campus on Friday after two students who reportedly complained of malaria. They were later taken to the school clinic, however their condition wosen and they both died in the early hours of Saturday.
Sade Adediran who is the registrar of the institution has announced the immediate and indefinite closure of the school. The statement also warned students not to be seen on campus as they will be apprehended and dealt withaccordingly. Although there was no formal statement by the Registrar on the death of the two students, but the violent student were said to have destroyed properties and blocked roads preventing movement.