Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Chukwu Emeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) branch has said they will not return to the university to carry out their duties as academic activities resume in the institution.
This was contained in a statement signed by the chairperson and the secretary of the union. The union noted that the national body has not suspended the ongoing strike
The chairman of ASUU in the institution, Prof Okey Aniebo who addressed journalists urged parents not to bother bringing their wards to the institution as it would be a waste of time; adding that the union will not take part in lectures or any academic activities during the ongoing strike.
Earlier: Chukwu Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU) Resumption Date Announced, 2019/2020 Session
This is to inform all students of Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), formerly Anambra State University (ANSU) that the resumption date has been announced for the 2019/2020 session.
Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), formerly, Anambra State University (ANSU) resumption date has been announced.
This is to bring to the attention of the Public that the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University resumes Academic activities for the following groups of students on Monday 21st September 2020.
- All final year students for the commencement of 2019/2020 session second-semester lecture.
Second & third-year students of faculty of pharmaceutical science for the commencement of 2019/2020 first semester examination.
Second-year students of MBBS Basic medical Science for the commencement of 2019/2020 session first-semester examination.
All the students are expected to return to University on Monday 21st September 2020.
Dr (Mrs) Ngozi .E. Ezeibe
Earlier: COOU to Resume Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic
Students of Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu University (COOU), Uli, Anambra State are expected to resume academic activities in the institution despite the decision of the Federal Government on tertiary institutions to remain closed.
According to the University Registrar Dr. Mrs Ngozi Ezeibe who made the announcement, the resumption is for first-year students of the university and final year students of College of Medicine. The first-year students are expected to resume in order to prepare for their first semester examination, while the final year medicine students resumption is to enable them write their mock examination in preparation for their final examination.
The students are expected to be in school from August 20 to September 3, while observing all COVID-19 safety guidelines, especially wearing of facemask, social and physical distancing, and use of hand sanitizers.