By Ganiyu Ayanniyi
The Students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, have been seen studying hard in Tandem to their forthcoming Harmattan examinations, OAU Peeps can Authoritatively Affirm.
The exams are slated to commence on Monday 20th July, 2018 as according to the Varsity's Academic calendar.
The Hezekiah oluwasanmi library, as according to OAU Peeps visitation shows the queue and heavy influx Students into the central University Library.
Students were also caught especially in the nights.
This new development has made major lectures theatres such as 1000 SLT, AUD 1 & 2, ODLT 1 & 2, First bank LT, ALT- A, B & C, HB 1 & 2 lecture rooms, BOO C and ICAN LT amongst multitude of others get filled up to the extent that some students turn places as Amphitheater and Sport complex to their reading centre.
Some unknown sources reveal that a particular female student ran mad as a result of over reading at ODLT at the wee hours of today.
According to reactions of some students through online medium and some interviewed students, think that those parties and free internet services within the university is meant to discourage students from studying because they query themselves that why is now these are happening and not before this exam preparation period
They added that these distractions had been in the school system for long especially during the times students need to prepare for exams.
Nevertheless, some students also think that the university is doing well because they make use of the free internet to download almost all needed materials required to study and prepare for the exams.
The school environment remains silent both during the days
The academic calendar for Harmattan Semester 2017/2018 session which started in early May this year is expected to end in September while the Rain Semester for the session is expected to commence in October, 2018 and to elapse in February of the following year 2019.