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BREAKING: Lagos to decide reopening of schools in two weeks




The Lagos State Government says the decision to reopen schools in the state will be taken in two weeks .
Lagos State Governor , Babajide Sanwo -Olu , said this during a televised press briefing on Thursday .
Sanwo – Olu said the decision would be taken after an extensive meeting with stakeholders in the education sector .
He said , “ I know we are all eager to know the plans we have for the reopening of our learning institutions . There is still a lot more works to be done in this regard and we are looking at the educational sector very differently .
“However , we will continue to have our online learning at our seven higher institutions .
“On primary and secondary schools , we will be engaging with the Ministry of Education and Lagos State Safety Commission , and we will be coming out with a full and specific pronouncement in two weeks ’ time.
“Once the protocols have been agreed with the stakeholders at the primary and secondary level , as to when and how , the schools will be reopening .”
He also gave permission to all manufacturing companies to operate between 7 am and 6 pm.

This is as the governor announced that as from June 19 mosques will reopen , while churches can reopen as from June 21 .

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