Ahmadu Bello College (ABU) is to renew educational 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 keeping 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 educational 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 may reopen as from 18th January, 2021 below strict observance of COVID-19 protocols.
The Director additional acknowledged that the reopening of the College can be in gradual foundation with the primary section being all graduating/ultimate 12 months college students and 100 and 200 ranges college students.
Equally, in accordance with the assertion, all medical medical college students and all postgraduate college students are to be dealt with nearly utilizing on-line ICT supported blended educating and studying preparations.
Within the second section, it defined that each one different non-graduating lessons 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 each one non-pharmaceutical COVID-19 protocols can be strictly noticed wherever on campus and each scholar should submit on-line an endeavor to abide by all of the COVID-19 protocols each inside and out of doors the campus.
The assertion warned college students who failed to finish and submit this manner on-line wouldn’t have the ability to print their exams card.
Additionally, the College Administration would, inside the restrict of its assets, assist the College Well being Service (UHS) with the availability of Private Protecting Gear (PPE) and a Holding Bay to make sure secure dealing with of any suspected instances.
Equally, it mentioned Administration would take all obligatory actions to strengthen the safety structure of the college and guarantee the group of enough security and safety.