The Senate, Bayero University Kano, BUK, has approved the cancelation of 2019-2020 sessions for all Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs. Saying the new academic session commence on January 18.
This is contained in a memo signed by the university registrar, Fatima Binta Mohammed, on December 30.
According the memo, for the undergraduate, new academic session will now begin on January 18, 2021 as first semester, while the second semester will begin May 3, 2021.
It was gathered that the BUK senate also has renamed the 2019/2020 session to 2020/2021.
Recall that the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, had embarked on an indefinite strike on March 23,2020, and resumed on December 22, exhausting almost nine months into the academic calendar..