University of Benin Rusticates Students On Peaceful Protest Over Hike in Tuition Fees.

University of Benin Rusticates Students On Peaceful Protest Over Hike in Tuition Fees.

23 Aug 2018, by Kez@ClosingSpaces in CS Database

Incidents & Issues

University of Benin rusticated five students for leading a peaceful protest against the increase in fees in the institution.

Details of Occurrence

State of OccurrenceEdo
Date of Occurrence06 Feb 2018
Security Agents InvolvedUniversity of Benin
Legal FoundationsSection 40 of the 1999 constitution
Rights ImplicatedThe students were punished for exercising their fundamental rights to a peaceful assembly that seeks to protect their interests.
Region of Occurrence South South Nigeria

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