The Osun State University has directed all students to undergo doping test.
In statement signed by the School Registrar, Adewale Adeniyi Adeosun, stated that some Okada riders are collaborating with some of the students in getting such drugs.
“The university observed that some parent might not be aware that their Ward/children are into drug doping despite the noticeable strange trait some of them exhibit, and therefore decided that every student has to undergo a doping step in reputable Government hospital and submit a certificate on the test conducted to the university Authority.”
“The university also observed that some of the Okada usually serve as intermediaries between the seller & the buyer(students) a situation which is being addressed.”
“Consequent upon the above,all student are hereby directed to undergo doping test in recognized government hospitals and submit certificate obtain to there respective HOD for further verification by the university Health centers across the 6 Campuses not late than Friday, 25th June,2021.”
Our source in the school confirmed that the decision was taken by the school management to curb the excessive use of drugs amongst students. It was reported that a student in the Okuku campus of the University was overdosed on drug by another student.