The management of Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo State, has banned students of the institution from driving or bringing cars to the campus.
The Registrar of the Institution, Dr. K.A. Ogunleye, in a memo issued on Tuesday, April 18, said the decision was reached at a management meeting held on Wednesday March 22, 2023.
“The University Management at it’s regular meeting held on Wednesday March 22, 2023 deliberated on the occurrence of motor traffic accident in the Campus and decided as follows:
“Vehicles owned by students are hereby banned from entering the University Campus.
“Vehicles with no registration numbers are no longer allowed into the campus
“Roadside parking of vehicles should stop forthwith.
“An unauthorized vehicles parked at various positions in the University should be taken out with immediate effect, failing which University security will take appropriate action on such vehicles,” the memo read.
The statement by LAUTECH continued: “Tinted vehicles being used by some staff and students are hereby prohibited.
“Learner Permit must be placed on the Vehicles of beginner drivers.”
The Acting Vice Chancellor, Bursar, University Liberian, Provosts and Deans, Directors, Heads of Departments/Units and Acting Head of Security Unit were copied in the memo.