New Criteria for Nigeria Schools to Reopen In Shadow of Covid-19
While the government has not yet announced the date for the resumption of learning in schools, it have released guidelines for the safe reopening of schools and learning facilities after the Covid-19 pandemic, in a 52-page document that outlines actions, measures, and requirements needed for resumption. The delay in the reopening of schools has largely been caused by a surge in the number of Covid-19 cases in the country and the safety measures that had to be implemented in schools to protect learners.
Despite the government's plan to reopen schools, the shadow cast by the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on the country has seen the reopening placed on hold. The country currently ... Read more »
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has said that over 20,919 cases have been recorded nationally, with 525 deaths - this as the Presidential Task Team announced that no ... Read more »
Nigeria's Minister of State for Education Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba has said his ministry will not endanger children by being in a hurry to re-open schools. In preparation for the ... Read more »