BUK Directs Staff, Students To Resume On Monday Jan 18
Bayero University, Kano has confirmed Monday, 18th January, 2021 as the resumption date for academic activities and directed all staff and students to comply.
The University had earlier directed staff on grade level 11 and below to work from home and resume work on 18th January, 2021.
A statement issued on Friday, 15th January, 2021 by the Registrar, Fatima Binta Mohammed, said academic activities would fully commence on the said date, urging students to resume back to the University. She said the University has prepared for the re-opening and that all measures of covid-19 protocols have been taken.
According to the Registrar, the University has complied with the directives given by the Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu that all tertiary institutions should reopen on 18th Januray, 2021.
In a statement issued on Thursday, 14th Janury, 2021 and signed by Mr. Ben Bem Goong, the Director Press and Public Relations of the Federal Ministry of Education on behalf of the Minister, said after due consultations with various stakeholders and following a hint given by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on Covid-19, the said date remains unchanged.
Bayero University had on 12th January, 2021 distributed essential equipment for the COVID-19 preventive protocols to all schools, faculties, departments and centres in preparation for the reopening of the University and restated its determination to ensure that all protocols would be strictly adhered to.
Source: Daily trust Newspaper