COVID-19: UNIBEN To Bar Students Who Refuse To Wear Face Masks

Ahead of the February 1, 2021 resumption of academic activities, the University of Benin has made wearing of facemasks compulsory as a preventive measure against COVID-19. For the avoidance of doubt, the university management says students without facemasks would be denied access to campus, insisting, ‘no face mask, no entry.’ This was contained in the … Read more

UNIBEN Announces Resumption Date, Makes Facemask Compulsory

Following the approval of the Edo state government for schools in the state to resume academic activities February 1, the University of Benin has asked students to return to campus same day. Schools across the country were shut down for months owing to the coronavirus pandemic coupled with the recently suspended nine-month old ASUU strike … Read more

COVID-19: UNIBEN Holds Virtual Orientation For Surveillance Club Volunteers

The University of Benin has organised a virtual orientation programme for the first batch of volunteers who will serve in the newly established Surveillance Club in the University. Setting the tone for the orientation, the Institution’s Vice Chancellor, Professor Lilian Salami, explained that the initiative is borne out of the need to monitor and prevent … Read more

UNIBEN Announces Resumption Of Academic Activities

The management of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), on Monday, announced that the institution will resume full academic session on January 30, 2021. The announcement was contained in a statement made available to CAMPUS GIST signed by Benedicta Ehanire, PhD, Public Relations Officer of the University. The statement read, “The University of Benin has released … Read more