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Video : UCC suspends lectures as campus floods

By Justice Kofi Bimpeh
UCC campus
UCC campus
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The University of Cape Coast (UCC) has suspended lectures following flooding on some parts of the campus on Wednesday morning.

Meanwhile, many residents in the Central Regional capital of Cape Coast have been trapped in their homes after about six hours of rains on Wednesday.

The campus of the University of Cape Coast (UCC) has been badly hit.

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In a statement signed and issued by the Director of Academic Affairs, Jeff Teye Onyame, the university explained that it was suspending lectures and quizzes.

"We wish to inform all staff and students of the University of Cape Coast that, in view of the massive flooding of parts of the campus arising from the heavy rainfall over the past several hours, lectures and quizzes have been suspended for the day. Further directives will be issued via notices and ATL FM."

"Students and staff are expected to remain safe in their homes and hostels," the statement said.