UNILAG MANAGEMENT REINSTATES VISUALLY IMPAIRED LAWRENCE UMEZINWA AND OTHERS

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The University of Lagos management has withdrawn the rustication of a visually impaired student, Lawrence Success Umezinwa, and others who were recently rusticated in connection to a protest against bedbug infestation by the students in September 2015.

The rustication also affected a recent  graduate, Ochuba Polycarp of the Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences.

you can also read our earlier reports on the issue: http://unilagnews.com/2017/04/01/femi-adeyeye-arraigned-protesting-rustication-visually-impaired/      http://unilagnews.com/2017/04/02/visually-impaired-lawrence-umezinwa-detained-panti-three-days/

According to the University through a letter to the students concerned, the reason for rescinding on the rustication decision and reinstating the students was due to various plea for leniency .

Below is a copy of the letter sent to one of the students;

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