The management of Kaduna State University (KASU) has urged students of the institution to disregard the news about exorbitant tuition fee increments trending on social media.
The management in a statement signed by the University Public Relations officer Adamu Bargo issued on Thursday described the increment figures being spread on social media as false.
It was earlier reported that the varsity management had increased the tuition fees for non-indigenes and indigenes.
Daily Trust reported that there was tension among the students when the news for the increment went viral on social media.
The statement by the management issued read as follows ” Kaduna University Management wishes to inform students, parents and the general public to disregard the news in the social media and other outlets regarding the review of tuition fees.
“Management has met with students of the University on Thursday, 22nd April, 2021 and enlightened to allay fears.
“Furthermore, Management wishes to state that though tuition fees would be reviewed upward with specific fees on each course but yet to be announced.
“The figures being spread in the social media are false. The public will be informed on any new developments within the shortest possible time.”