From Lateef Dada, Osogbo; Gab Dike, Lagos
After the suspension of eight months strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the management of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, has directed its students to resume.
The students are to return to their halls of residence on Wednesday and resume academic activities on Thursday.
A statement by the Registrar and Secretary to the council, Margaret Omosule, made available to our correspondent by the Public Relations Officer of OAU, Abiodun Olanrewaju, on Tuesday, stated that full academic activities will commence on Thursday, October 20, 2022, for the continuation of the 2021/2022 session.
According to the statement, the decision was taken at a special meeting of the University Senate, which was held at Oduduwa hall on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.
“On behalf of the Council and Senate of the university, we wish our students an uninterrupted academic session and a safe trip from their respective locations,” the statement read.