( CNN) After dates of continual student protest, the Howard University board of trustees has filled one of the students’ nine demands.

Students dominating the concerned authorities house have refused to leave until all nine of their requirements — includes the departure of colleges and universities President Wayne A.I. Frederick — are met.

The board concurred Saturday to the students’ first requisition: to “provide adequate housing for all students under the age of 21 and extend the precipitate 2018 residence deposit deadline to May 1, ” according to Alexis McKenney, a Howard student and lead organizer of HU Resist.


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