Both the state government and the academic staff union agreed to temporarily soft pedal over the issue, in the interest of the innocent students, but with a clause that the lecturers may resume strike, if government failed to adhere to the agreement.
However, the Chairman of the National Association of Nigerian Students,Ogun State Comrade Olawale Balogun in his reaction described the situation as unfortunate on the part of the students.
“It is just unfortunate that we found ourselves in this mess as students because we are suffering for what is non of our business because we have carried out our own part. I will use this medium to appeal to ASUP in MAPOLY to be fatherly and human to us as students because non of us is a child of the Governor or commissioners. More so, the government should also do the needful.”
When contacted Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic, MAPOLY Chapter Kola Abiola decline reaction saying ” I have no reaction.”