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The Lagos State government has clarified that it doesn’t have the power to singularly arrange the reviving of schools in the State.

 Lagos State government gives update on reopening of schools

This was unveiled by the state Commissioner for Education, Folashade Adefisayo during an online program, ‘Covinspiration appear,’ directed by a United Nations (UN) Youth Ambassador, Dayo Israel in Lagos, while giving scorecard of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu drove organization inside the most recent one year.

 Lagos State government gives update on reopening of schools

Adefisayo uncovered that the State government was meeting with authorities of the Federal Ministry of Education to draw up rules in front of reviving of schools.

 Lagos State government gives update on reopening of schools

According to Adefisayo: “Like other sectors already approved by the Federal Government to reopen, the state government is meeting with officials of the Federal Ministry of Education to design guidelines that must be adopted before the schools will be reopened.

 Lagos State government gives update on reopening of schools

“We are watching the behaviour of the pandemic to see what happens next and we are working with the Federal government on the reopening of the schools in the country as soon as possible.

 Lagos State government gives update on reopening of schools

“This is not a decision that any state can unilaterally take on its own. If we are certain that the children are safe, we will reopen the schools for learning to resume.

 Lagos State government gives update on reopening of schools

“We are already working with the Federal Ministry of Education and they are working with National Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on the guidelines that could be adopted when the need arises for the schools to reopen.

 Lagos State government gives update on reopening of schools

“After the protocol is completed and health officials assured us that the coast is clear, we will give the schools some days to adjust their premises in accordance with the guidelines on commencement of academic activities”.