Schools in Nigeria are now allowed to reopen, this was contained in a statement by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha.

This announcement came on Monday, June 29 after the Presidential Taskforce Briefing with President Buhari.

Notably, schools in Nigeria has been on the lockdown for about three months since the spread of coronavirus in the country.

Boss Mustapha, however, clarified that only graduating students are allowed to resume. He stated that this measure was put in place to prepare the graduating students for their final examinations.

“Safe re-opening of schools to allow students in graduating classes resume in-person in preparation for examinations.

“Safe reopening of domestic aviation services as soon as practicable.” – Boss Mustapha