JKUAT closed indefinately


The Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology has been closed indefinitely following student unrest.

“All students are directed to clear from the main campus by 12pm with immediate effect,” Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology acting VC Robert Kinyua said in a memo to students.

The VC said the Senate had in a special meeting that resolved the closure of the institution.

The institution’s main campus students earlier on took to the streets in protest against alleged security concerns in the area.

They engaged Juja Police Station officers in running battles accusing them of not doing enough to protect them, further accused area boda boda operators of colluding with criminals to rob unsuspecting students.