Ahmadu Bello College (ABU) is to renew tutorial actions on Monday, twenty fifth January, 2021.
The College Director Public Affairs Directorate, Mallam Auwalu Umar, in a press release made obtainable to newsmen defined that the directive is topic to additional directives that could be issued by the Federal and Kaduna State governments.
In line with the assertion, the reopening of the establishment was accredited by the Senate of the College at its 501st (Particular) Assembly held on January 12, 2021 which knowledgeable the 2019/2020 tutorial session can be accomplished primarily based on the adjusted calendar as accredited by the Senate.
The assertion additional defined that the choice to reopen the College adopted the suspension of ASUU strike, and the directives by the Nationwide Universities Fee (NUC) primarily based on the advisory/clearance by the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 that Universities might reopen as from 18th January, 2021 underneath strict observance of COVID-19 protocols.
The Director additional said that the reopening of the College can be in gradual foundation with the primary section being all graduating/ultimate yr college students and 100 and 200 ranges college students.
Equally, in accordance with the assertion, all scientific medical college students and all postgraduate college students are to be dealt with just about utilizing on-line ICT supported blended educating and studying preparations.
Within the second section, it defined that every one different non-graduating courses and 300 stage within the case of 4-year diploma programme in addition to 300 and 400 ranges within the case of 5-year diploma programme.
For the 300, 400 and 500 ranges within the case of 6-year diploma programme, it mentioned that every one non-pharmaceutical COVID-19 protocols can be strictly noticed wherever on campus and each pupil should submit on-line an enterprise to abide by all of the COVID-19 protocols each inside and outdoors the campus.
The assertion warned college students who failed to finish and submit this kind on-line wouldn’t have the ability to print their exams card.
Additionally, the College Administration would, throughout the restrict of its assets, assist the College Well being Service (UHS) with the availability of Private Protecting Tools (PPE) and a Holding Bay to make sure protected dealing with of any suspected circumstances.
Equally, it mentioned Administration would take all needed actions to strengthen the safety structure of the college and guarantee the neighborhood of sufficient security and safety.