The Federal Authorities has been warned towards reopening of faculties within the nation.
Olusegun Bamgbose, Esq., Nationwide Coordinator, Involved Advocates for Good Governance, CAGG, gave the warning on Thursday citing the rise in confirmed circumstances of COVID-19 infections within the nation.
He urged the Federal Authorities to be extraordinarily cautious in view of the spike and upsurge of the pandemic in latest weeks.
He famous that the brand new variant of the virus is little question inflicting a whole lot of havoc within the nation.
“Sure, our college students ought to return to high school and be taught, however we don’t wish to lose them to COVID-19 pandemic,” he mentioned throughout a chat with DAILY POST.
“It’s solely the dwelling that may be taught. Warning is the important thing phrase. The federal government shouldn’t simply bow to stress from the mother and father and stakeholders in schooling, on the expense of the lives of our college students.
“I consider mother and father will choose their wards lose one month of studying than lose the kid solely. Faculties can’t be closed down indefinitely, however sure measures have to be put in place to make sure that our college students are protected.
“One would have suggested that the college college students be allowed to renew first, not essentially as a result of they’ve stayed at dwelling for some time, however as a result of most of them are adults and so they can simply take some precautions greater than these in main and secondary faculties.
“The mother and father equally have a task to play in guaranteeing their wards are protected. Might the Lord preserve us protected until we witness the top of this lethal pandemic.”