FG orders closure of schools
So, as to prevent the spread of This Coronavirus the Federal Government, on Thursday ordered the closure of the 104 Unity Schools in the Nation from March 26.
Federal Ministry of Education, the Permanent Secretary, Mr. Sonny Echono who gave the order through the Minister of Education Adamu Adamu, stated the on-going second-semester examinations should be fast-tracked by all the Principals of the Unity Colleges and close till further notice.
This was announced on Thursday by Mr Ben Director Goong, Press and Public Relations in Abuja, in a statement.The Minister said”the management of all the Unity Colleges should immediately activate the essential emergency procedures and procedures such as the provision of alcohol-based sanitizers and handwashing facilities amongst others.
In addition, he led the Principals to immediately report any case emphasising that nothing ought to be taken for granted at this delicate time of the pandemic.