Authorities of the College of Jos have suspended educational actions for undergraduate programmes within the establishment.
It was learnt that the choice to droop educational actions within the College was taken throughout an emergency assembly held by the College Senate on Wednesday.
The instution’s Deputy Registrar, Data and Publications, Abdullahi Abdullahi, was not obtainable to talk on the difficulty when contacted, however the Chairman of the Tutorial Workers Union of Universities within the establishment, Dr Lazarus Maigoro, confirmed the event to our correspondent in Jos on Wednesday.
The ASUU chairman mentioned, “I simply heard of the closing of educational actions for undergraduate college students within the College and the knowledge is true.”
A member of the College Senate who attended the assembly the place the choice to close down the educational actions was reached additionally confirmed the event.
Giving causes for the suspension, the council member mentioned, “ that the college closed down the hostels about two weeks in the past due to insecurity. And now, the college has resumed and college students are discovering it tough to come back for lectures as a result of they don’t have a spot.
“And provided that the College is surrounded by numerous unfriendly neighbours who can accommodate harmful folks, you may think about if a pupil is kidnapped, who can pay the ransom other than the psychological trauma?
“So, the Senate met as we speak (Wednesday) and took the choice to close down the educational actions within the establishment for 2 weeks, hoping that the safety replace report will enhance. However the PG programmes are ongoing as a result of they aren’t on campus and don’t keep within the hostel.”