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Lagos State Government Grants Re-opening Of Schools From Monday November 2

The Lagos State Government has approved the re-opening of schools for all classes in public and private schools beginning from Monday, November 2, while boarders in public schools are to resume on Sunday, 1st of the same month. Disclosing this on Thursday, Commissioner for Education, Folasade Adefisayo said that this has been an unprecedented year…

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Okowa Imposes 48-Hour Curfew As Vandals Raze Police Station, Free Inmates In Delta

Vandals has set ablaze in a police station in Asaba, Delta state on Thursday, October 22, as riots continue to spread across states in the country. According to reports, the hoodlums also invaded the Warri Correctional Centre (Okere Prison) in the Warri South Local Government Area of the state, shooting sporadically and setting free some inmates at…

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Governor Seyi Makinde Shuts Down Schools In Ibadan, Deploys Security Apparatus

Oyo governor Seyi Makinde has directed all schools, escpailly in the Ibadan metropolis to be closed from tomorrow, Wednesday, October 21, for the rest of this week as a result of unrest in the state. Makinde who made this development known in a recent broadcast speech, noted that the situation will be reviewed on Friday, October…

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All Ondo Schools Ordered To Shut Down Amid Growing #ENDSARS Protests

Ondo state governor, Rotimi Akeredolu has directed all pupils and students in public and private schools to stay at home following the tension generated by the anti-police brutality protests. The order which will be effective from Wednesday October 21, according to Akeredolu, became necessary because of the engulfing nationwide #EndSARS protests and the need to ensure the well-being of both students…

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All Lagos Schools To Close Until Further Notice Due To #ENDSARS Protests

Schools across the Lagos has been ordered immediate closure following the tension generated by the #EndSARS protests. This directive was issued on Monday October 19 by the Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Folasade Adefisayo, on behalf of the government, as part of the measures aimed at ensuring the safety of the pupils/students, parents, and all staff working…

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Lagos Tertiary Institutions To Resume September 14 For Only Final-Year Students

The Lagos State Government has revealed that final-year students will resume tertiary institutions across the state before students on other levels as schools prepare to reopen next Monday September 14. Tokunbo Wahab, Special Adviser on Education to Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known on Thursday September 10 while speaking to Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily. Schools in the country had…

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COVID-19: Kogi Schools To Reopen From September 14

The Kogi State Government has said that schools at all levels would reopen on September 14, after evaluating the situation and recording no new cases of COVID-19. Recall that schools, which where earlier closed to stop the spread of the ravaging pandemic. Wemi Jones, the state’s Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology on Tuesday, announced that the…

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Lagos Schools Resume August 3, Restaurants To Operate Eat-In Services At 50% Capacity

The Lagos State Government has announced that restaurants in the state will be reopened at 50 per cent capacity from August 14. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made this known on Saturday, August 1, in an address where he gave updates on the efforts of the state governments on Covid-19 crisis. He noted that restaurants and other public…

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Update: FG To Reopen Schools August 4 For Graduating Students

The Ministry of Education has directed all Secondary schools across the nation to commence academic activities on August 4 for exit classes only as efforts to curb the COVID-19 pandemic is still ongoing. According to statement released on Monday July 27 via Twitter, signed by the Director of Press, Ministry Of Education, Ben Bem Goong, the graduating students are to resume…

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