The management of Obafemi Awolowo University(OAU), Ile-ife has disclosed on Monday that, the arrangement for full resumption of academic activities is ongoing. The management in a text message disclosed to NEWS4NAIJA that it has not released any official resumption date to the public and therefore urge students to dismiss any purported rumour of its resumption calculating on social media. Recall that the federal government had ordered closure of all schools in the country to curb the second wave of the coronavirus.
Consequently, the national university commission (NUC) had also issued directives to all universities to suspend academic activities on campus pending the federal government order to reopen schools back.
NEWS4NAIJA in an exclusive phone chat with the public relation officer of the university, Abiodun Olarewaju learnt that the university will announce resumption date once everything is finalized. in his statement; ”We will get in touch with the students once we finalise the arrangement for official reopening of the University.”he said Abiodun also urged the students of the institution to remain calm, and await authentic information from the University Management.