Kaduna University Suspends Undergraduate Academic Activities Indefinitely

The Kaduna State University (KASU) on Tuesday, suspended indefinitely the academic activities for its undergraduate students.


Samuel Manshop, the University  Registrar,  disclosed this in a statement in Kaduna.

Manshop, however did not give reasons for the suspension, but said academic activities would continue for postgraduate programmes, college of medicine, pharmaceutical sciences and part-time programmes.

The statement reads: “The management of KASU wishes to notify staff, students and the public that academic activities for undergraduate students have been suspended indefinitely.

“Postgraduate programmes, college of medicine, faculty of pharmaceutical sciences and part-time programmes are to continue with their activities.

“Staff are also expected to report to work as usual, while management will communicate further developments,” he said.

Newsmen reported that undergraduate students had protested the hike in school fees from between N24,0000 and N36,000 to between N100,000 and N400,000.

The students, who protested due to the increase of the school fees in April , demanded a reversal of the new  fees.

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