Update: Students of Ebonyi State University have embarked on protest to demand the abolishment of Computer Based Test (CBT)(Videos)
The students barricaded the Abakaliki- Enugu Express way preventing motorists from plying the road for several hours.
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It took intervention of the Deputy Governor Dr Kelechi Igwe who immediately went to the scene, to open up the road.
Dr Igwe told the students that he has noted their demands and assured it will be given immediate attention.
He advised them not to take laws into their hands, since the present administration is always sensitive to the yearnings and aspirations of people especially students.
The students through their representatives are asking the University Management to abolish Computer Based test since they do not have enough facilities and space as well as total overhaul of the University Management.
According to them,. last test led to stampede, while some students sustained varying degrees of injuries.
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The Deputy Governor arrived the scene in company of Speaker Ebonyi State House of Assembly, Chief Francis Nwifuru, State Commissioner of Police, Aliyu Garba , Secretary to Ebonyi State Government Dr Kenneth Ugbala, Commissioners for Internal Security Chief Stanley Okoro Emegha , and Education, Dr Onyebuchi Chima
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