//FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TABLES PROPOSAL FOR SCHOOLS RE-OPENING BEFORE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TABLES PROPOSAL FOR SCHOOLS RE-OPENING BEFORE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY

Amid mounting pressure from parents and stakeholders, the federal government said it has submitted proposal for the reopening of schools nationwide to the National Assembly (NASS).

The State Minister of education Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba made this known in while speaking at a meeting on Tuesday with members of the Senate committee on basic and secondary education.

Nwajiuba, however, noted that the proposal is different from guidelines earlier released on ban lift on learning centres

The minister further added that education of the country can be moved forward despite the pandemic if all stakeholders fashion out effective ways that will not contribute to the spike in Covid-19 infection.