College eject students from Owerri hostels

There was an outcry at the Alvan Ikoku Federal College of Education , Owerri , Imo State , on Wednesday , as the management ejected students living in hostels owned by the institution . The security personnel on the campus acting on the instructions of the provost of the college moved into the hostels and forced the students out and removed their belongings . One of the security personnel explained that the management had ordered all the students living in the hostels to vacate immediately their examinations were over. But one of the affected students , who spoke on condition of anonymity , accused the school management of being insensitive . She said that the management , without any notice , ejected them from the hostels they pay for every year . According to her, ejecting them in the dead of night exposed them to dangers . She said there were many of the students doing menial jobs in Owerri after the examinations , who ought to have been allowed to operate from the hostels . “The security men on campus came to the hostels and threw away our properties and asked us to vacate our rooms . Apart from being stranded , we were exposed to the dangers of the nig

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