The Federal Government has fixed Monday, September 22 as the new date for schools to resume.
Minister of Education Ibrahim Shekarau made the announcement today in Abuja after an emergency meeting with state Commissioners of Education adding that preliminary measures be put in place to curb spread of the Ebola Virus Disease is still intact.
The minister urged all state Ministries of Education to establish a monitoring team for effective supervision of school activities before and after opening of schools.
Ibrahim Shekarau said schools must ensure steady supply of water at all times.
He directed that all primary and secondary schools, both public and private should be provided with a minimum of two blood pressure measuring equipment by the Ministries of Education.