WE NEED NEW ACADEMIC SESSION: ABU ZARIA STUDENTS DEMAND
SAMEEN Y SAEED DR SYS
After Nine-months old strike of Academic staff union of Universities suspended its work stoppage, 2weeks ago they were reached the point of negotiation, consolidation and talks over their salaries,IPPS dragging, UTAS And also some allowances to Public Universities denied by Federal government.
However Recently, yesterday 4th January2021 after the governing council meeting held by senate Bayero University Kano, finally approved the cancelles of 2019/2020 Academic session As a result of prolonged strike embarked by Asuu along with the plaque of Covid 19 Pendamic, replaced with 2020/2021 as new Academic calendar. According to their new session calendar, the session will begins on 18th January 2021 for the continuation of prior Academic Lectures for first semester.
More over interestingly, some of students colleagues from other Universities particularly Ahmadu Bello University (ABU Zaria), starting the newly has tags across social media like facebook and Tweeter urging on ABU Zaria to take the same decision as Bayero University Kano cancelled 2019/2020 replaced with 2020/2021 , however Alot of students from ABU Zaria need such measures to be taken for before there new calendar to be announce.
Earlier today I interviewed with some Anonymous Students from ABU Zaria as they were disclosed,
“we are tired of this school closured for almost a year, we need our school to respond our voices to take the same decision as Bayero University Kano, we need to start fresh Academic Calendar” said by anonymous students.
With this end we are expecting ABU Zaria to consider upon the views and opinions of their students to Cancells 2019/2020 Academic session to Replaced with 2020/2021.
SAMEEN Y Saeed DR SYS