– OAU has cancelled its 2020/2021 academic session due to the disruption caused by COVID-19 – The school has also fixed Monday, February 8, as the resumption date for lectures
– Moreover, the institution’s spokesman, Abiodun Olarewaju, noted that the date for resumption is subject to change in line with the situation of the virus in the country Consequent upon its meeting on Tuesday, January 19, the management of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ile-Ife has entirely cancelled its 2020/2021 session.
The school’s authority has also resolved to resume academic activities from Monday, February 8, Punch reports. OAU’s public relations officer, Abiodun Olarewaju, confirmed this to journalists on Tuesday, Punch reports.
The university said its resumption programme is subject to review based on the realities of COVID-19 in the country (Photo: Premium Times) Source: UGC A statement in this regard issued by Olarewaju read:
“Consequent upon the directive of the federal government that schools should re-open, the Senate of Obafemi Awolowo University at its meeting held today (Tuesday), January 19, 2021, announced the following resumption time-table for the continuation of the 2019/2020 academic session that was suspended in March 2020 following the outbreak of COVID-19