The students trooped out in large numbers and blocked the Yakubu Gowon Way, a major highway leading into and out of Jos.
This year’s edition would have been the 16th edition.
This was disclosed by the Asian Football Confederation said on Wednesday.
The Executive Producer of the Organising Committee, Yomi Fash-Lanso, announced the postponement in a statement on Tuesday.
He said a recent spike in cases in Tokyo is due to a failure to stick to guidelines to prevent contagion.
In a statement signed by the ATTF President, Khaled El-Salhy, the postponement became necessary owing to COVID-19 pandemic, which has halted sporting activities globally.
The Enugu FA Secretary, Francis Ugwu, who disclosed this to newsmen in Enugu on Monday, said the shift in date was communicated to the FA by the diseased’s family.
The Academy’s Registrar, Brigadier General Ayoola Aboaba, announced the postponement in a statement he signed and issued on Wednesday in Kaduna.
The Confederation of African Football has announced the indefinite postponement of the finals of the Total CAF Confederation Cup and Total CAF Champions League 2019/20 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
US President Donald Trump says he supports a one-year postponement of the Tokyo Olympics due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Canada have said they will not compete at the Olympic and Paralympic Games should they be held this year as other nations also plan for a one-year postponement of Tokyo 2020.
Two rounds of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers scheduled for March have been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, the Confederation of African Football said on Friday.
The Presidency on Tuesday announced the postponement of the Federal Executive Council meeting slated for Wednesday, September 4.