The matriculation ceremony for students admitted into the 2019/2020 academic session of University of Benin (UNIBEN) will hold virtually, following the approval by Prof. Lilian Salami, the institution’s Vice Chancellor.
Dr Benedicta Ehanire, UNIBEN Public Relations Officer, disclosed this in a statement in Benin on Friday.
“The event holds on Tuesday 15th September, 2020,” Ehanire noted in the statement.
“Only the university’s principal officers and a few designated officials, as well as student representatives of the various college, schools, institutes and faculties, are expected to be physically present.
“The provost, deans, directors, other matriculating students and members of the university community are to participate via a link that would be provided by the ICTU/CRPU.”
The UNIBEN spokesperson also noted the mandatory use of face masks for those to be physically present at the event.