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FG Gives Update On The Reopening Of Schools Nationwide

The Federal Government has disclosed that there are plans to reopen schools nationwide soon, however, this will not be done in two weeks as being rumoured. This was made known by the minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, during the Presidential Task Force news conference in Abuja following rumours that the Federal Government would reopen schools in the next two weeks.

The Federal Government had ordered the indefinite closure of educational institutions nationwide as part of measures to curtail the current health crisis.

The Minister said the schools would be reopened when the safety of the school children could be guaranteed. He said the government is being careful as not to endanger the lives of the school children.

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He added that his ministry is working with other relevant stakeholders and agencies of government to put necessary measures in place that would guarantee the safety of children before the schools are reopened.

He said: “We all are seriously interested in reopening and I believe we will reopen soon. But I can’t confirm what your children said that we will reopen in two weeks.

“The five countries of West African Examination Council (WAEC) are meeting and I just came out of a meeting with African Union (AU) Ministers of Education, everybody is concerned as you are. We hope to reopen very soon.

“This morning, I met with the Ministry of Science and Technology. We are looking at putting a system in place that can disinfect every child as he goes into a school and disinfect him as he goes out.

“If we resource our schools properly we can begin to reopen. But we must be able to ensure that the children go in safe and come out safe and not become a conduit for further infection in society.”

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20 comments

  1. Please if you know any real paying business or work for students please DM
    We can’t keep being jobless.

  2. Which other means can I use to check my JAMB score
    Misplaced the Sim I used for JAMB reg.

  3. When is schools resuming.??

  4. You are right sir.
    I Haven’t see my jambs Result.

  5. Samuel mercy otaifo

    Have not seen my
    Jamb result.what is happening,have tried d 2method it not working.is just say jamb portal is yet to be. Opened

  6. Samuel mercy otaifo

    Have not seen my

  7. Achebe Emmanuel

    When will there start post utme exam

  8. pls when will jamb open its site for re-printing of this year results nd admission letter?

  9. More grace to ur elbow,just help us to put necessary things in places

  10. pls is 2020 jamb going to be neglected? ???????…….when is the post UTME to be written if institutions are closed

  11. Ogunkunle benjamin

    Children safety is important

  12. Nice speech

  13. Nice move towards school resumption. Health matters a lot. while sitting at home, try to scale through this platform
    https://codedhub.xyz

  14. Nice speech and action sir,more Grace to your elbow

    • muhammad auwal abubakar

      Alhamdulillah, thank god for this speech.we are all tired with the holiday.thank you sir more grace to your family

  15. Mr.HARRISON ORHODU

    EFFECTIVE AND STRICT SAFETY MEASURES SHOULD BE PUT IN PLACE TO PROTECT SCHOOL CHILDREN BEFORE RE-OPENING

  16. Are jamb results still not ready? Or how do one check his result? Thanks

    • What jamb result?
      2021 or what
      Cos 2020 results came out almost immediately and all candidates are expected to have seen their results

      • Please has anyone printed their result?.
        I’d been visiting jamb portal and they said it’s closed for now. Till when will jamb portal be closed?

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