School Resumption: ‘When is school resuming in Nigeria‘ has been one of the trending questions in Nigeria. The federal govt of Nigeria fixed January 18, 2021, as the date for resumption of school in Nigeria.
And although the School Resumption Date in Nigeria for 2021 academic session has been fixed as January 18, there has also been a recent announcement from the Federal Government of Nigeria to review the resumption date (Jan. 18) with regards to the growing spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to Adamu Adamu, the Minister of Education says that the Federal government is currently deliberating whether to shift the January 18th resumption date for all universities and institutions as a result of the rising COVID-19 cases.
He also said the Federal govt wants to take some time to review the safety protocols of the COVID-19. Currently, also, the nations health care is lamenting over the strain that the pandemic has placed on the country’s health care infrastructure. The nation’s hospital capacity is indeed at its critical level at the moment.
January 18th School Resumption Date Under Review
The Federal government while still reviewing the school resumption date has also given reasons why the country is not able to produce COVID-19 vaccines, blaming it on the past years of not properly investing on the Nigerian health sector. They also admonished every state and their schools to abide by the government rules because no state is immune to the virus.
The government also announced its plans to issue out RDTKs (Rapid Diagnostic Test Kits) to five different tertiary health institutions in the state capital, Abuja.
Dr Sani Aliyu who is the Protocol review National Coordinator of the Taskforce, also noted that the PTF is going to be reviewing the safety protocols very soon and will be targeting those nightcrawlers who are going around violating the present safety precautions. He mentioned this while stating that the hospital beds are fast filling up due to the bridge in measures to curtail the Covid-19 pandemic.
The federal government also stated that once they have completed the safety protocol review, an announcement will follow immediately.
Our ears are currently on the ground, and we will do all that we can to update you as soon as there’s an announcement from the Federal government as pertaining the actual time that schools will be resuming.
Do yourself a favour by bookmarking this website because we are going to be updating it with only the latest information as pertaining to the date of resumption of schools in Nigeria.
And while you are at home streaming and downloading movies from Jalshamoviez in, don’t forget to read your books because, as soon as the resumption date is finalized, exams will commence almost immediately for some schools.