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Goodnews as Nigerian Government gives update on resumption of schools

Since the outbreak of covid-19, things haven't been the way they were before. Schools have been closed down for months now rendering teachers jobless. Final year students are the most pitied.

Recently the Nigerian Government had given an update on the resumption of schools across the country.

The Director of press, Federal Ministry of Education,Ben Bem Goong, in a statement on Friday, 17th July 2020 said the Nigerian Government has given school owners across the country up to 29th of July, 2020 to meet the already laid down guidelines by the NCDC and Federal Government on the resumption of schools.

The statement said that schools are to undertake self-assessment and report back to the State Ministries of Education on July 29th, 2020 without disappointing.

It said, "Thereafter, consultations with relevant stakeholders will be held on 30th July, 2020 to review the situation and decide on a date for school resumption". Source:

From the look of things schools will be back in session by September. What do you think?

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