UNIBEN to resume based on Edo state covid – 19 directives –



By Ozioruva Aliu


BENIN CITY – THE management of the University of Benin has said that its resumption date for students would be hinged on the resumption the date fixed by the state government as a result of the ravaging Covid –19 pandemic.

A statement yesterday by the Acting Registrar of the school, Clarkson Ehigiator said “The management of the University of Benin acknowledges the sacrifices made by our dear students and their parents during this most challenging period.

“The University of Benin as a Federal Institution, located in Benin  city must adhere to all directives of the Edo State Government.

The Governor of the state announced the postponement of Schools resumption from the 18th of January, 2021 which will be reviewed on the 1st of February 2021.

“Students of the University of Benin are, therefore, not expected in the halls of residence on the 30th of January nor be present physically on the 1st of February, 2021 while Management awaits a new Edo…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper