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Boko Haram: Mubi Poly reopens, begins lectures Monday

By The Citizen
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The Federal Polytechnic, Mubi, Adamawa, closed in October, 2014, in the wake of Boko Haram invasion of the town, has re-opened for academic work, the Director of Information and Protocol, Mr Philip Ndalamu, has said.

Ndalamu made the fact known to News Agency of Nigeria in Yola on Sunday, saying lectures would commenced Monday.

'We re-opened three weeks ago and the staff have equally resumed work. Arrangements have been put in place for students who have been returning to commence lectures on Monday,' Ndalamu said.

Ndalamu said major repair works of structures damaged by the insurgents had been concluded.

NAN reports that the College of Health Technology, Mubi, similarly closed during the insurgency re-opened three months ago but Adamawa State University also located in the town has yet to resume.

Although workers of the university have resumed, repair work on damaged infrastructure is still on.

The insurgents had damaged basic infrastructure in the university. NAN