The management of the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) has dissolved the institution’s Students Union Government (SUG).
This is contained in a statement signed by the Registrar, Malam Yahya I. Mohammed.
According to the statement, the Students Union Government ( Executive Committee, Students Representative Assembly and Judicial Committee) have “overstayed” their tenure.
“The Government was elected in September 2019,” it stated.
Our correspondent spoke with two officials of the now-dissolved SUG, one said he was not aware while another denied that they had finished their tenure.
Meanwhile, the institution’s Head, University Relations, UNIBUJA, Dr Habib Yakoob, confirmed the development to newsmen on Monday.
He also said that the affected student leaders should show proof that they had not overstayed in office.
“What details did they give to you? Well, the universities said they have finished their tenure and has dissolved the SUG so if you spoke to them and they said they hadn’t, they should be the one to explain to you why they think they have not finished their government. The University authorities felt they had and a caretaker committee has been set up already, “he said.