UNILAG,UNIJOS Announces Resumption Date

January 14, 2021

UNILAG, UNIJOS Announces Resumption Date

 

 

The authorities of the University of Lagos have approved January 25 as the resumption date for academic activities.

Head of the Media Unit of the university, Mrs Olufadeke Akinleye, said the institution would commence online classes on the announced date due to the second wave of COVID-19.

The PUNCH reports that the Federal Government had approved January 18 for schools to reopen across the country.

But branches of the Academic Staff Union of Universities had said that varsities were not ready for reopening.

When contacted, Vice Chancellors of some state and federal universities said they were ready to reopen their institutions as directed by the Federal Government.

So also, University of Jos will on January 22 reopen to continue its academic activities for the 2019/2020 session.

The University announced this on Wednesday in a statement signed by it’s Deputy Registrar, Information and Publications, Abdullahi Abdullahi.

He said the reopening of the University was approved by the Senate of the institution at its 4th special meeting held on Monday, January 11, 2021.

Abdullahi said, “The Senate of the University of Jos has considered and approved an amended Academic Calendar for 2019/2020 Session of the University.

“At its 4th Special Meeting for the 2019/2020 Session held on Monday 11th January 2021, Senate approved that students are to resume for the continuation of the 2019/2020 Session as from Friday 22nd January 2021 with the reopening of the various campuses of the University. According to the amended Academic Calendar, lectures would continue as from Monday, 25th January 2021.”u

Jan 20, 2021 at 03:52 PM
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