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Unilorin Announces Reopening of Hostels for Students

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Unilorin Announces Reopening of Hostels for Students

The University of Ilorin has revealed plans to reopen it hostels for students following the resumption of academic activities on Monday.

Dean, Student Affairs Unit of the university, Prof. Lanre Ajibade, made the announcement on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 in a statement in Ilorin.

Ajibade said that the decision to reopen the hostels to students on campus followed the phased reopening of the university for physical activities.

He disclosed that the hostels would be opened on Jan. 24, for those having outstanding examinations and Jan. 31, for final year and postgraduate students.

“Students, in this category, in the first phase of reopening will only be allowed into the hostels after providing required details in the online form.

“Students are expected to come with a minimum of five re-usable face masks and, avoid crowded environment under any disguise.

“It should be noted that no visitor will be permitted in the hostel while common rooms remain locked,” he said.

Ajibade further said that “students who have symptoms of any ailment are advised to please stay off the campus and make a necessary report through their Faculty Sub Dean to the Student Affairs Unit”.

He said it was necessary to stress that, to enable everyone act responsibly for the safety of all.

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