The Federal Government on Friday announced that all Unity Schools of about 104 in Nigeria should resume with effect from October 12.
The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, stated this during a press conference in Abuja that schools across the country, are at liberty to fix resumption dates and ensure adequate safety measures.
He added that any schools who fails to comply with the guidelines and should there be any outbreak risk closure of their schools.
“We have come to the conclusion that we have to review our decisions. After consultation with PTF, we have resolved that our Unity Schools be opened on October 12, 2020 but States and private schools are expected to fix their resumption date following the COVID-19 guidelines..”