The management of the Abia State University Uturu, ABSU, has banned students from driving private vehicles on campus.
The ban was introduced in a press release issued by the Registry, Dr Acho Elendu on Tuesday. This action is believed to be part of an effort by students to avoid flaunting their wealth or blatantly flaunting their wealth by cheating on the internet known as the “Yahoo boys
According to the statement, “henceforth, only staff and accredited visitors would be allowed to drive their vehicles into the campus”
It warned of severe penalties for violators of the directive.
“Any student who violates this directive, which is in the interest of the University community, shall face severe disciplinary action”, the statement said.
ABSU under its current Management has been undergoing many transformations geared at rebranding the institution.