Moi University Main Campus in Eldoret has been closed indefinitely.
According to a notice seen by North Rift Mirror, the institution was closed this morning following student unrest.
“Following the student’s unrest in the University’s, Main Campus, leading to gross misconduct, destruction of property, harassment and injury of University officers…the University Senate has decided to indefinitely suspend academic programmes at Main Campus with immediate effect.
“All students at Main Campus are, therefore, directed to vacate the hostels and University premises by noon today Friday 11th, October 2019,” the notice signed by DVC Prof. I. N. Kimengi read in part.
The students were protesting what they termed as “continued and unsuccessful attempts to engage the university administration over a number of issues affecting the students fratenity”.