According to the Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University, Ojo, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, SAN, its students, are expected to resume in batches beginning from September.
This was disclosed on Monday by the VC on a radio interview monitored in Lagos. He explained that the 400, 500 and 600 levels students would be the first to resume before the other levels of students.
The 400, 500 and 600 levels students would resume for a duration of two months with intensive lectures starting from 9am – 3pm daily for those that live off-campus. After the completion of 400 level,500 level and 600 level resumption; students in 200 level and 300 level are to resume for two months of lectures before the commencement of exams.
Resumption for the students in 200 level and 300 level was divided into different days of the week. On Mondays and Wednesdays, 300 level students would be on campus for lectures. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, 200 level students would be on campus in order to maintain social distancing.
Fagbohun also said that all precautionary measures would be taken in order to protect the lives of the students and staff of Lagos State University and to prevent contracting the Coronavirus disease. To this end, he said;
“Regular hand washing is very important as the university has provided taps and soap dispenser in the school.The use of facemask is compulsory.
“In line with the NCDC requirement for medical facilities, Lagos State University has a COVID-19 team to keep the university on its toes in ensuring compliance. Isolation places have been provided in the university.
“There are waiting areas and consultations rooms available in the Lagos State University.With the prepared roadmap, Lagos State University is prepared to accommodate students and visitors. Visitors are implored to kindly comply with the laid-down rules,”