By Hammed Shittu
The authorities of University of Ilorin yesterday directed the students of the institution to commence online lectures with immediate effect.
Already, various faculties in the institution have grouped the students for the easy conduct of online lectures in the university
This was contained in a statement issued in Ilorin and signed by the institution’s Director of Corporate Affairs, Mr. Kunle Akogun, a copy of which was made available to journalists in Ilorin.
The statement read, “This is to inform all students of the University of Ilorin that online lectures have commenced today, Monday, January 11, as scheduled.
“Students are therefore enjoined to disregard a misinformation currently trending on social media that the arrangement had been put off.
“Management wishes to assure all our students that we are fully committed to covering all lost grounds as a result of the long break occasioned by COVID-19.
“Also, all necessary arrangements have been put in place to ensure hitch-free online classes pending the time when it will be safe to conduct normal physical lectures”.