FG okays reopening of schools
The Federal Government has approved the reopening of schools with greater caution and strict adherence to the precautionary measures stipulated by Ministry of Health, so that the pandemic will not escalate.
The reopening of schools Nationwide will take effect during the second phase of the gradual easing of lockdown in order to reduce the spread of the pandemic. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.
The chairman of the COVID-19 pandemic asserted that this resumption is only applicable to graduating pupils/students
He said the reopening of schools was meant to allow students in graduating classes to resume preparation for examinations.
Mustapha said, “I am pleased to inform you that Mr President has carefully considered the 5th Interim Report of the PTF and has accordingly approved that, with the exception of some modifications to be expatiated upon later, the Phase II of the eased lockdown be extended by another four weeks with effect from Tuesday, June 30, 2020 through Midnight of Monday, 27 July, 2020.
Indeed, private schools are the worse hit, Since the issue of lockdown kick-started, they haven't been paid. Unlike public schools teachers that are seated and get their monthly salaries.