Ahead of the preparations for the resumption of primary and secondary schools across the country, the federal government has sent a fresh warning message to the state governments and the proprietors of private schools.
Nigerian Tribune reports that the federal government advised state governments to ensure that adequate measures are put in place to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic before the full reopening of schools.
Legit.ng gathered that the FG said it would not hesitate to shut any school reopened without adherence to guidelines and protocols provided by the national response.
This was disclosed on Monday, September 14, in Abuja by the minister of state for education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, during the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 briefing.
He said that the state governments making move to reopen schools were in tune with the directive by the PTF that states and other stakeholders should prepare for the full reopening of schools.
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