Nigerian University Suspends Chinese Lecturers, Course Over Coronavirus
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Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, has suspended a Chinese course in the institution amid fears of a probable spread of the novel Coronavirus.
The Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof Charles Esomone, disclosed this during a pre-convocation press conference on Monday.
He said the University had also asked its Chinese lecturers, who travelled for Christmas vacation, not to return to the University while those who were around had been barred from travelling.
The VC said the Chinese course under Confucius Institute of the University would now be run online.
The deadly virus has spread across all continents and the death toll has hit over 4,000 globally.
The deadly virus popularly called COVID-19 was first disclosed in wuhan China and ever since, the novel coronavirus has caused many death globally
Today, the Serie A football league also Suspended the league game over the fear of Coronavirus too.