The Niger State Authorities has introduced the closure of all secondary colleges within the state from March 12 to March 26.
A press release from the Ministry of Training signed by the Info Officer, Jibrin Kodo, mentioned the Commissioner, Hannatu Salihu, introduced this throughout an emergency assembly held with stakeholders on Thursday in Minna.
Based on her, 22 secondary colleges, consisting of 11 day and 11 boarding colleges, had earlier been closed.
Salihu defined that the two-week closure would allow safety businesses to conduct a complete threat evaluation of the faculties.
She additionally famous that the closure would assist in boosting the methods which will likely be put in place to ensure the safety and security of scholars, training managers, and academics.
Salihu recommended the training actors, dad and mom, and communities for his or her persistence, understanding, and help.
She reiterated the federal government’s dedication in the direction of making certain that every one colleges are protected for efficient instructing and studying.
The Commissioner, nonetheless, urged residents to not relent of their cooperation, and collaboration with the federal government in surmounting the safety challenges within the faculty system.