OAU Fee Hike Novella (Episode 9)
Campus was agog with the arrival of fresh students for the 2013/14 session. Sodiq an English student who sat close to Tunde made a joke of the expensive cars bringing the students to campus,he said; 'You now say make management no increase the fee,see as cars dey flow in', everybody including Tunde laughed at this joke.Angola hall now Tunde's former hostel,was beehive with the fresh students who were carrying loads. This girls sha,see how them they pack food stuff,like say dem feed their roomates, Tunde said refering to the Mozambique girls.
Have you not noticed something?Ayo asked Tunde,what is that? Tunde replied. The number of students here now is low compared to last year, it seems people really are finding it hard to pay their school fee, well i share their pain,Ayo concluded. Tunde also told Ayo that he observed same thing but didnt want to be the whistle blower. I just hope they reduce the fee,or return it to status quo,if not so, students no go gree o, Tunde added.
Just then Tunde's Phone rang...
The writer of this story, Oyedeji Olanrewaju is a Part 2 student of the Department of Accounting, Obafemi Awolowo University. You can reach Oyedeji through his e-mail: Olanrewajusamuel8@gmail.com