Edo University commences second semester lectures online
•Foundation Distributes Relief Materials
Determined to graduate its students within the stipulated school calendar timetable despite the Covid-19 lockdown, Edo University Iyamho, has resumed academic activities online on the institution’s CANVAS Learning Management System (LMS) and Academic Information System (AIS) platform, pending when the pandemic abates.
The institution via a circular signed by the Registrar, Dr. Isoken Ogboro said lectures for the second semester through the internet will begin on May 4, 2020.
Vice Chancellor, Prof. Emmanuel Aluyor reiterated the need for the University to continuously train her staff on the use of modern technology so that they can deliver the best services to the students.
In a bid to contain the spread of COVID-19, non-governmental organisation, Stella Omu Foundation (SOF), has commenced the distribution of relief materials including buckets and soaps to public places in Isoko to enhance regular hand washing and promote hygienic lifestyle. It also distributed foodstuff to cushion the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. The foundation commenced distribution of the materials at Maj.-Gen Paul Ufuoma Omu (rtd) residence in Igbide, Isoko South Council Area of Delta State and thereafter visited palaces of all monarchs in Isoko North and South councils to present the materials.
Other groups that received the materials are the Isoko Development Union (IDU), Police Area Command, Ozoro, Oleh Police Command, Isoko South Council Secretariat and orphanage homes, among others.