The university of LAIKIPIA was closed indefinitely yesterday after the school’s Administration passed out the judgement and students are sent home.
This comes after weeklong demonstrations by the students who were protesting on the death of one of their students.
The first year student was knocked down by a speeding vehicle .According to the school’s vice Chancellor Francis Lelo ,the student was knocked down by the vehicle while crossing the Nyahururu – Nakuru highway
Another student was shot by the police when he was leading a protest .The student later succumbed to injuries in hospital .
This also lead to the injury of one police officer .The police were hurling teargas to students and the students responded by hurling objects back to them
This made the school’s Senate to send the students home so that the matters can be resolved