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Nigerian Students Blows Hot After ASUU Said “It’s Suicidal To Reopen Universities”
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Nigerian Students Blows Hot After ASUU Said “It’s Suicidal To Reopen Universities”

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) warning the Federal Government about attempts to reopen tertiary institutions has made Nigerian students reacting. ASUU on August 31st, Monday, warned the Federal Government that attempts to reopen would be suicidal. While speaking at a press conference held at Olabisi Onabanjo University (OOU), Ago-Iwoye, in Ogun State, The zonal coordinator of ASUU, Prof. Olusiji Sowande, warned that having the students back on the campuses should not be the priority, but the atmosphere and conditions must also be right at this period of the pandemic. He added that there are no facilities on ground to effect social distancing in large and crowded classrooms and hostels. "Water and electricity supply are nothing to write home about in the univ...