A former chairman of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Imo State Council, Ben Osuagwu, has often called on the National University Commission, NUC, to beckon on the tertiary institutions inside the nation to make provisions for Post-UTME candidates frjom the flood-ravaged and riverine states to take their examinations at a later date.
Osuagwu’s enchantment adopted evaluations of heavy flooding of the highways in and out of the affected states to the aim that everyone in these states cannot depart their homes for one thing.
Osuagwu, who was speaking in a radio programme in Owerri on Thursday, talked about primarily essentially the most affected states are these inside the South-South, North Central, North West and parts of South East.
The ex-NUJ chairman seen that because of the flooding and its attendant ravaging outcomes, their youngsters and candidates for this 12 months’s Post-UTME may miss their being admitted into any tertiary institution inside the nation over the disaster.
He talked about that the flood has saved all folks inside the affected areas indoors, notably these from Bayelsa, Delta, Kogi, Kano and Oguta in Imo State. The flooding has led to closure of all faculties in these states.