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Kidnappings in nearby states force Abuja schools to delay resumption

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Alamy. The resumption of schools in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, hitherto considered a safe haven, has been postponed by a week, perhaps, owing to the growing spate of kidnappings in neighbouring states. There have been no explanations but many parents have told the international news agency, Reuters, that the children presented Read More…

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Lagos schools resume 13th September

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Akintunde Akinleye/REUTERS. All schools in Lagos are expected to resume on Monday, 13th September 2021. But students of Model Colleges and Upgraded Schools will resume in batches from Sunday, 19th September 2021. Announcing the resumption guidelines for the Y2021/2022 academic session for public and private schools in the State on Monday, the Lagos Read More…

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Private schools record low turnout in Lagos on resumption

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: Cavan Images/Alamy. There was low turnout of students in private schools in Lagos State on Monday as academic activities resumed for the second term of 2020/21 session. The Lagos State Government had, on Friday, directed public and private schools below the tertiary level to resume for the new term. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) correspondent, Read More…

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All schools in Lagos State now free to resume classes

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Image Credits: Cavan Images/Alamy, REUTERS/Nneka Chile. Lagos State Government announced in Ikeja on Monday that all schools, including day care centres, pre-nursery and nursery schools, are free to reopen from Oct. 19. Schools in the state were closed at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic in March, but staggered resumption began with final classes in Read More…

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Sanwoolu directs school resumption as new COVID-19 transmission rate drops

Reading Time: 3 minutes Tertiary Institutions Resume Sept. 14; Basic Schools, Sept. 21 Governor Launches COVID-19 Care Pack For Home Treatment All tertiary institutions in Lagos State are to re-open for academic activities from September 14, 2020. This was the directive by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu at the 18th state-wide briefing held at the State House in Marina on Saturday. Read More…