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BREAKING: Lagos to reopen primary, secondary schools Sept 21 – Sanwo-Olu

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Lagos State Governor , Babajide Sanwo -Olu , says primary and secondary schools in the state will be allowed to reopen effective September 21 , 2020 .
“ As regards our primary and secondary schools , we are working towards reopening them around the 21 st of September 2020 . This position is not cast in stone and subject to a review of our ongoing monitoring and procedures from the Ministry of Health.
“ Remember that we said that the virus will peak and we will flatten the curve in the month of August . From what we have seen , it appears we have flattened the curve . In the last two weeks , we have continued to see a drop in the positivity that we have encountered in the state ,” the governor said during a briefing on Saturday at the State House , Marina .
Schools in the country had been shut in March as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease .
However, the Federal Government announced the resumption of graduating pupils effective August 4 , 2020 , to write this year ’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination from August 17 , 2020 , through September 12 , 2020 .

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