Recall that staff on Grade Level 12 and below were directed to stay at home for the period of five(5) weeks due to COVID-19 pandemic with effect from Wednesday, 23rd December, 2020, while the Universities remains closed during the intervening period.
Nigeria Universities Commission (NUC) in a letter dated Wednesday, 6th January, 2021 clarified that schools including Universities are to reopen on Monday, 18th January 2021.
Consequently, the Committee of Deans and Directors (CDD) at its emergency meeting held on Friday, 8th January, 2021, on behalf of Senate of Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi deliberated on the matter and decided as follows:
- All staff of the University on grade level 12 and below that had been directed to stay at home due to COVID-19 pandemic are to resume work on Monday 18th January, 2021 unfailingly.
- All staff are required to observe COVID-19 protocols while on campus. These include the use of face masks, hand washing/sanitizers and adherence of physical distancing.
Mrs. R. M. Kpamor
Deputy Registrar, Academic Affairs