Following a Federal Government directive to schools across the country to reopen after 6 months of shut down, the 104 Unity Colleges across the country will reopen tomorrow, Monday.
Nigerian schools have been closed since March 18 2020 following the outbreak of the dreaded SARS coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2).
Recall that before this period, many states governments have asked both private and public schools to reopen since September.
The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, had on Friday, October 2 gave the go-ahead to schools to reopen nationwide.
The Minister appealed to school administrators to adhere to the guidelines for the reopening of schools announced by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19.
Before now, schools in Osun, Ogun, Ekiti, and Lagos States have reopened for students in Junior Secondary School 3 and Senior Secondary School 2 to reopen for academic learning preparatory to promotion examinations.
At the tertiary education level, a visit to Anchor University, Lagos showed that final year students of the institution resumed a week ago in accordance with a phased resumption arrangement drawn by the management of the university.
Mr Sanusi Okesola, the university spokesperson said final year students are already in school, just as their counterparts in other levels and the sciences, especially are scheduled to resume on Monday while others would return in phases till November.
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