Federal Ministry of Education has ordered immediate closure of tertiary institutions, secondary and primary schools nationwide as part of measures to contain the spread.
This is coming after the total number of confirmed cases in country increased to 12 aside other suspected cases.
The permanent secretary of the ministry of education, Sonny Echono, disclosed this on March 19.
He stated that all higher institutions are to close this weekend, while Unity Schools that have completed their exams are to close immediately.
Echono added that “others are to hurry and close the latest on 26th March.”
More details later.