FUTA Vice Chancellor Urges Members of Staff, Students to Abide by Government Directives and Medical and Scientific Instructions [COVID-19]

FUTA Vice Chancellor Urges Members of Staff, Students to Abide by Government Directives and Medical and Scientific Instructions [COVID-19]

The Vice Chancellor of the Federal University of Technology Akure, FUTA Professor Joseph Fuwape, has said that the exponential rise in the number of Corona virus infection as reported by the National Council for Disease Control (NCDC) in the past few weeks has clearly shown that the COVID-19 pandemic is a matter of life and death that should not be treated with kid gloves. He said the rise in the rate of infection has also…

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UNILORIN says it will soon produce a vaccine for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

UNILORIN says it will soon produce a vaccine for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The University of Ilorin (Unilorin) says it will soon produce a vaccine for Coronavirus (COVID-19). The institution said this in a Bulletin issued on Monday that a team of medical experts and scientists led by a Professor of Medical Virology, Prof. Mathew Kolawole, is working on the project. It stated the research team had developed three viable proposals for research on various aspects of the contagious disease. Kolawole, who is the Director of the University’s…

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WAEC Urges SSCE Candidates To Use COVID-19 Lockdown Period To Study Hard For the Exam

WAEC Urges SSCE Candidates To Use COVID-19 Lockdown Period To Study Hard For the Exam

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) in Nigeria has advised candidates for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) to take advantage of the period of lockdown over coronavirus pandemic to study hard for the forthcoming examination. The examination body which earlier announced the indefinite postponement of the examination in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis said a new timetable would be announced as soon as normalcy is restored. This was stated by the…

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