KolaDaisi varsity extends COVID-19 break, begins virtual lectures

April 23, 2020
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In view of the information released by both the international and national health bodies indicating that the community-spread of corona virus is just about at its peak, the management of KolaDaisi University, Ibadan (KDU-I) has decided to elongate its COVID-19 break until there is an improvement in the situation.

This was contained in a statement by the registrar and secretary to the council of the institution, Mrs Omotayo Ikotun, on Friday.

The university said the safety of its staff and students remains its top priority; hence it ordered its students and staff to remain at home as directed by the Federal Government.

It also noted that many members of its staff reside in states that are currently on lockdown, but that arrangement is already being made to engage students in virtual lectures while at home.

The management then solicited for the understanding and cooperation of all stakeholders, urging them to remain calm and comply with all laid down health-related directives, such as regular washing of hands, use of alcohol-based sanitisers and social distancing.

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