The Federal Government has revealed that it would meet with stakeholders to examine the modalities for the safe returning of essential and auxiliary schools, as per a report by PUNCH. The Covid-19 pandemic has achieved the shutdown of scholarly exercises everywhere on over the nation for more than a quarter of a year now. Nonetheless, on Monday, the Federal Government coordinated the halfway re-opening of schools for understudies that are to compose terminal assessment.
The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, while making the divulgence on the re-opening of schools, noticed that it was intended to permit students in graduating classes to continue groundwork for assessments.
Some have acclaimed the Government for making the correct stride the correct way, others have thumped it for being uncaring and uncovering both the students and teachers to risk. Among the individuals who have condemned the move are the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and the Nigeria Union of Teachers(NUT), as indicated by them, it was an off-base choice to make at this basic period.
In any case, states are yet to decide the specific dates to re-open schools in consistence with the order of the Federal Government. A few states like Ondo, Anambra, e.t.c have unveiled that they would not hurry to re-open schools in an offer to stay away from the danger of contaminations.
Different states like Ogun, Bauchi, Osun, Katsina just as Edo have unveiled that in spite of the order of government at the focal, they are yet to choose the modalities on school re-opening. In any case, it is normal that when the proposed gathering between the Federal Government and the State Governments occur, such modalities on re-opening of schools would be talked about.
This most recent advancement would come as a help to many graduating understudies who have been anxious to continue since the Federal Government coordinated the sheltered re-opening of schools.