The Lagos State University (LASU) on Thursday postponed its 24th convocation slated for subsequent week.
A press release issued by the Coordinator, Centre for Information, Press and Public Relations, Mr. Ademola Adekoya, stated the convocation has been postponed indefinitely.
The assertion learn: “The postponement is on account of the prevailing well being threats occasioned by Coronavirus pandemic and the decision of the Federal and State Government to discourage the gathering of individuals in public locations at this level.
“The Management regrets each inconvenience this postponement may trigger to all our graduating college students, awardees, household, buddies and different stakeholders of the University.”
Further information on the 24th Convocation Ceremonies will be made available in due course.”
The Vice-Chancellor of the college, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, had addressed the press final friday the place he reeled out actions lined up for the occasion.
Some of the actions together with soccer competitors had taken place earlier than the announcement of the shift.
A convocation lecture that might have been chaired by the previous Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, subsequent Thursday and a convocation dinner for firstclass graduates are amongst occasions affected by the postponement.
Source: News update