Home » Education and Tech » Don’t wait till reopening announcement: FG lists Conditions for schools return
Emeka Nwajiuba

Don’t wait till reopening announcement: FG lists Conditions for schools return

IT News Nigeria:

Advertisement

Federal Government has today listed conditions for tertiary institutions to return to academic activities throughout the country.

Schools were suspended in March in Nigeria due to outbreak of COVID19 global pandemic and this news is coming before Lagos State government announced indefinite suspension of reopening of churches and mosques in the state.

Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba said this while speaking at the 2020 Policy Meeting on Admissions to Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria.

According to him, “all institutions must have hand-washing facilities, body temperature checks, body disinfectants at all entering points to their major facilities including the gates, hostels, classes, offices, etc.

“The whole premises of each institution must be decontaminated and all efforts must be geared toward maintenance of the highest level of hygiene. Ensure social and physical distancing in class sizes and meeting spaces.

“While we look forward to easing the lockdown which will ultimately lead to re-opening of our campuses, I urge all the heads of institutions not to wait till the announcement on reopening before putting in place all necessary measures in compliance with the protocols and advisories of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.”

READ ALSO  Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundepe, Unilag VC Says no to Council removal

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

x

Check Also

check point

(ISC)² Joins Check Point Software CISO Academy

Check Point: (ISC)² cyber-security courses and ...

EduFirst

NBCC, EduFirst Holds 2020 African Edu-Tech Conference

EduFirst, a subsidiary of Skool Media, ...

skool media

2020 World Teachers Day: Skool Media calls for Joint efforts to empower teachers

Skool Media says stakeholders in education ...

NITDA Recognizes University as Critical Stakeholder in Achieving Digital Economy

NITDA DG has identified university as ...

Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundepe, Unilag VC Says no to Council removal

Prof Oluwatoyin Ogundepe: A statement by ...