Fresh Update On Reopening Schools

President Muhammadu Buhari led Federal Government through the  Minister of Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, on Monday, gave an update on the reopening of schools in Nigeria.

Nwajiuba disclosed that all the 104 Unity Colleges across the country are ready to reopen for the final year classes.

He said this during the daily briefing of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 in Abuja.

According to Nwajiuba: “All the 104 Unity Colleges are ready to open their gates to exit classes tomorrow, August 4, 2020.”

Recall that the Federal Government has shut down schools as preventive measures to curb the spread of novel coronavirus.

However, the Federal Ministry of Education had on July 27 announced that exiting classes of secondary schools will resume on August 4th.

In a statement signed by its Director Press and Public Relation, Ben Ben Goong, the Ministry had explained that the decision was to allow the exiting classes take their final examinations.

Credit: Daily Post.