The minister of state for education, Chukuwemeka Nwajiuba, on Wednesday said that the Federal Government decision on the Suspension of Schools and the stopping the SS3 Pupils of Unity colleges to participate in the Sub-regional examination WASSCE has not changed.
However, said the ministry was still in consultation with stakeholders in Education. He also added that WAEC had also started consulting with other West African nations on a possibility of shifting dates to a convenient period.
The Minister also added that if there’s any change in its decision he will communicate same.
The minister explained that there is no confidence that Nigeria is safe yet as the numbers from the NCDC are still alarming. He said the ministry has tabled the concerns before parents and all other relevant stakeholders adding that consultations are still ongoing. Nwajiuba said the ministry will communicate its position after the consultations with stakeholders are over.