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Students call for protest give FG two weeks to announce date for resumption

Students threatened FG give two weeks to announce date for resumption

Higher institution students today threatened to stage a protest if government fail to announce date for resumption of academic activities in all institutions of learning.


The gave the Nigerian government lead by president Buhari two weeks to announce when schools will be open or they will stage a protest.


The students through theNational Association of Colleges of Education Students (NANCES), National Association of Polytechnic Students (NAPS), National Association of University Students (NAUS) came out with the decision at a virtual meeting.


While lamenting, students have been at home since March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Although it was measures to protect the life of students but students have over stayed at home.


"Urging the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, to reconsider participation of Nigerian students in the terminal examination, they said WAEC could be taken, while observing social distancing and other safety protocols.


The groups said;


"It is hardly feasible that coronavirus may be eradicated in a fortnight and after months of observing several safety measures, there are little or no gains in the results so far recorded.

Huge funds have been used to contain the spread of the virus, but we still have poorly equipped medical centres across the country"

There has been confusions over the resumption of academic activities in the country. Follow me for more on students and resumption date.

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Mallam Adamu Adamu NANCES NAPS National Association of Polytechnic Students Nigerian

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