The Niger State Authorities has introduced the closure of all secondary faculties within the state from March 12 to March 26.
An announcement from the Ministry of Schooling 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 faculties, consisting of 11 day and 11 boarding faculties, had earlier been closed.
Salihu defined that the two-week closure would allow safety companies to conduct a complete threat evaluation of the faculties.
She additionally famous that the closure would assist in boosting the methods which can be put in place to ensure the safety and security of scholars, schooling managers, and academics.
Salihu counseled the schooling actors, mother and father, and communities for his or her endurance, understanding, and help.
She reiterated the federal government’s dedication in the direction of making certain that each one faculties are protected for efficient instructing and studying.
The Commissioner, nevertheless, urged residents to not relent of their cooperation, and collaboration with the federal government in surmounting the safety challenges within the faculty system.
Insecurity: Niger govt shuts down secondary faculties