The President Muhammadu Buhari Federal Government, has on Monday, through the National Universities Commission, NUC, announced the withdrawal of its Circular issued earlier today, which ordered all Vice Chancellors, Pro-Chancellors, and Governing Councils of Public Universities to re-open all Public Universities in the country, with immediate effect, Page 36 learnt.
The Commission withdrew the order in another Circular, tagged: NUC/ES/138/Vol.64/136, which was also signed by the Director, Finance and Account of the NUC, Sam Onazi.
The NUC did not however, give any reason for the withdrawal of the Circular.
The letter tagged: “Withdrawal of Circular NUC/ES/138/Vol.64/135 dated September 23, 2022”, partly reads: “I have been directed to withdraw the NUC Circular Ref: NUC/ES/138/Vol.64/135, and dated September 23, 2022, on the above subject.
“Consequently, the said Circular stands withdrawn. All Pro-Chancellors and Chairmen of Governing Councils, as well as Vice Chancellors of Federal Universities are to please note. Further development and information would be communicated to all relevant Stakeholders.
“Please accept the assurances of the Executive Secretary’s warmest regards.”