The authorities of University of Lagos (UNILAG) announced yesterday in Lagos that full academic activities will resume on Monday, 2nd May, 2016 while examination will commence on 9th May. This is coming two weeks after the university shut down following protest by the students over the nonavailability of electricity, water and other necessary amenities on campus.
The university authorities in a statement promised to provide electricity in the various halls of residence between the hours of 7.00 pm and 7.00 am daily.
“The boreholes in the hostels would continue to provide water supply to the hostels until normal supply from the Lagos State Water Corporation resumes,” the statement said.
The Senate however urged students, as well as their parents to visit the University website www.unilag.edu.ng to download and sign an undertaking and indemnity form as the clearance would be required to gain access into examination halls.
“Students are expected to visit the University website from Friday, April 22, 2016 and complete the clearance process on or before Monday, May 2, 2016.
“Completed undertaking form which must be notarized and Parent’s Indemnity Form should be submitted at the various Departments and a clearance obtained. Examinations would commence from Monday, May 9, 2016. Consequently, students are expected to generate their examination dockets and ensure it is duly endorsed by their Course Advisers between Monday, April 25 and Monday, May 2, 2016.
“The clearance would be required to gain access into examination halls.”
Also, students accommodated in halls of residence are to obtain a clearance from the Departmental Officer which must be presented at the halls of residence to gain access into their rooms from Monday, 2nd May, 2016.
“Students accommodated in halls of residence are to obtain a clearance from the Departmental Officer which must be presented at the halls of residence to gain access into their rooms from Monday, 2nd May, 2016.”
The authorities warns that no student would be re-admitted without completing the above process.