Female students with pregnancies and babies should avoid lecture halls, according to the Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy in Trans-Ekeulu, Enugu State.
The college also announced that it had formed a task force to apprehend those found pregnant or with babies on school environment (premises), and that those found guilty would be suspended.
Freshreporters News gathered that it was stated in a school memo signed by Mrs Okafor Ngozi, Dean of Student Affairs, on Friday.
SAHARAREPORTERS revealed that they received a copy of the letter, which was addressed to all department heads and students.
All female students are required to visit the College Medical Center upon resumption for the next academic session to conduct a pregnancy medical. This information was found in the memo titled “Zero Tolerance Of Pregnancy Among Students.”
Some of the content of the letter reads:
“It has come to our notice that some students come to school with pregnancy, while some are seen backing their children to school which is against the College Rules and Regulations.
“I write to inform you that a task force has been set up to this regard and any student found guilty shall be suspended from all academic activities till after delivery while those found with their children within the school premises shall face similar punishment.
“In addition to this, all female students are mandated to visit the College Medical Center to carry out pregnancy tests on resumption for the next Academic Session.
“Kindly bring the content of this memo to all concerned.”