Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), has announced that academic activities in the school will commence on Wednesday, October 19, 2022.
This was disclosed a statement signed by the Registrar and Secretary to council, Mrs Margaret Omosule, on Tuesday.
The statement reads in part: “The students of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, have been directed to return to Halls of Residence on Wednesday, 19th October, 2022, while full academic activities will commence on Thursday, 20th October, 2022 for the continuation of the 2021/2022 session.
“The decision was taken at a Special meeting of the University Senate, which held in Oduduwa Hall on Tuesday, 18th October, 2022.”
The institution made the announcement barely after four days the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) suspended its 8-month-old strike after the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) agreed to meet the demands of the union.