Abia State University mandates students to pay N15,000 ‘COVID-19 prevention’ fee


The Abia State University, (ABSU) has mandated students to pay N15,000 for “COVID-19 prevention” as the school resumes.

An official statement of this stated this adding that the school will resume academic activities for the completion of First Semester, 2019/2020 on 16th November, 2020.

This is as it stated its resolve to adhere strictly to COVID-19 protocols outlined by the Abia State Government and Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC).

The statement seen by EduCeleb.com was signed by ABSU Registrar, Acho Elendu.

It urged all returning regular students to pay a Pandemic Prevention Fee of Fifteen thousand (N15,000) Naira, ensure registration of their courses, to be eligible to participate in the examinations.

Read the full statement below.


This is to inform all Regular Students of Abia State University, that the University resumed for the completion of First Semester, 2019/2020 Academic Session, on Monday, 26th October, 2020.

Having fumigation the Hostels and lecture halls, Students are expected to return from Monday, 9th November, 2020.

The first Semester, 2019/2020 Examinations will commence on Monday, 16th November, 2020.

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All Returning Students are to pay a Pandemic Prevention ree of Fifteen thousand (#15,000) Naira only, ensure.

Registration of their courses, to be eligible to participate in the Examinations.

All payments should be made through the online payment of the university, before the commencement of the Examinations.

Please note, that it is for the students health and that of others, that it will be necessary to show evidence of payment of the pandemic prevention fee before entry into any campuses
Parents, guidance and the public are to note as appropriate. All COVID-19 protocols will be strictly observed If there is any further changes.

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