The visit of the Dean of Libraries who represented the University of Gezira, Dr. Abu Obeida Hamouda, to the Faculty of Education Hantoub, the Institute of Islamisation of Knowledge and the Faculty of Development Studies in Al-Hedeiba, to congratulate the employees of these campuses on Eid al-Fitr, was received with great satisfaction from the staff and the professors.
The Dean of Libraries emphasized the solicitude of the administration of the University upon the staff and professors, noting that the University has established this programme annually to communicate with the employees and touch their issues closely. He stressed his commitment to raise all the issues that rose by the employees of these campuses and will present them to the University administration in order to reach the solutions, pledging to provide all references to the Faculty of Development Studies.
For her part, the Dean of the Faculty of Education Hantoub, Dr. Zainab Kassab, pointed out the importance of such programmes in strengthening the link between staff rules and administration of the University. She pledged to provide a building of Consumer Goods for the Campus to sell the goods to the workers, in addition to a site to receive the demands of workers to be submitted to the University Union.
The employees of the Faculty put forward a number of issues such as demanding the provision of goods and supplies, the presence of a permanent representative of the union to serve the workers’ issues. They also demanded the provision of University products of milk, chicks and eggs at the Faculty Campus instead of Al-Nisheishiba Campus. Calling for the importance of building an international swimming pool in line with the University’s policy in the construction of the University city and fields, considering the location of the strategic city of Hantoub overlooking the Nile, which contributes to the classification of the University in terms of infrastructure and facilities, and called for the provision of means of movement through the union for employees in installments.
For his part, the Dean of Islamisation of Knowledge Institute, Dr. Salih Mustafa Ahmed, expressed his happiness with this visit, which he said it reflects the meanings of interdependence in these blessed days of the year. At the time, a professor at the Institute, Dr. Gasim Omar Abu al-Khair, called for the importance of activating emergency committees to monitor the campuses and to ensure the safety of the environment during Eid al-Fitr. While Prof. Mohammed El Hassan Bereima, called upon the founding Dean of the Institute to maintain the Campus and activate the committee which is formed by the former University’s Vice Chancellor.