The Presidential Activity Power (PTF) on COVID-19 has stated faculties within the nation will resume on January 18, till the Ministry of Schooling declares additional directive.
PTF Nationwide Coordinator, Dr Sani Aliyu, said this whereas that includes on TVC on Tuesday.
Simply yesterday, the Minister of Schooling, Adamu Adamu, stated the Federal Authorities would evaluation the January 18 date which was fastened for resumption of colleges throughout Nigeria.
Nonetheless, Aliyu clarified that Adamu didn’t say the date has been modified.
Aliyu stated, “As regards faculties, I simply wish to make a clarification, what the minister stated yesterday was that they had been going to evaluation, he didn’t say that they had been going to alter the date. He stated they may evaluation the state of affairs and let the nation know.
“So, for the second, it’s nonetheless 18th January till the Ministry of Schooling comes again both with an alternate date or reconfirms that.”
The PTF Chairman and Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, had listed reopening of colleges as one of many explanation why COVID-19 numbers have spiked.
COVID-19: Faculties may nonetheless reopen January – FG