The Federal Government has given conditions for the reopening of schools and tertiary institutions in Nigeria.
This was made known by Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, The Minister of State for Education, on Tuesday while speaking at the 2020 Policy Meeting on Admissions to Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board in Abuja.
All Institutions must have:
(1) Hand-washing facilities
(2) Body temperature checks
(3) Body disinfectants at all entering points to their major facilities including the gates, hostels, classes, offices, etc.
(4) The whole premises of each institution must be decontaminated
(5) All efforts must be geared toward maintenance of the highest level of hygiene
(6) Ensure Social and Physical Distancing in class sizes and meeting spaces.”
All heads of schools and universities have been tasked to start putting measures in place to meet the conditions before the announcement of reopening by the federal government.