There has been chaos rocking Tai Solarin University of Education, TASUED , Ijagun in Ijebu Ode, Ogun State as some men of the Nigerian soldiers allegedly invaded the school, arrest as well as assaulting the SUG president and other students.
According to Siggy, the Student Union President, SUP, Sodiq Ridwan who is popularly known as Reliable Surz was arrested 29 October, 2021 which is today, as he intervened in a matter involving students while they were protesting.
The SUP, Reliable Surz, and other students were taken into custody by soldiers attached to Ilese Barracks.
The students were moving in different cars when Army personnel stopped them around Conoil Filling Station – a student said.
“They stopped students’ cars, ordered them to step out and were checking their phones. As they stopped more cars, the situation got tense.
“Expectedly, students called the SUP on the phone. Ridwan rushed to the scene but was arrested. Many other students were taken too.”
Another source told Siggy that the students got unruly, moving in convoys in continuation of final year examination celebration.
The Vic Chancellor, Prof. Wole Banjo confirmed the arrest of the student was made by the military personnel and he assured the student that they are working on resolving the matter.
The Deputy Director, Army Public Relations 2 Division Ibadan, Captain Ikedichi Iweha, has promised to find out details of the incident and provide an update later as he just heard about it.
Students who were in their exam period left their hostels and set up burning tyres at the school gate.
View this post on Instagram