Kaduna varsity suspends undergraduate academic activities indefinitely
NEWSMAN, Kaduna – Kaduna State University (KASU) on Tuesday suspended academic activities of its undergraduate students indefinitely.
In a statement by KASU Registrar, Samuel Manshop, in Kaduna, on Tuesday said academic activities would continue for postgraduate programmes, college of medicine, pharmaceutical sciences and part-time programmes.
“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”, he said.
Manshop, who did not give reasons for the suspension, noted that staff is also expected to report to work as usual, while management will communicate further developments, The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reported.
It was 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 began the protest since the increment was announced in April, demanded the reversal of the new school fees.