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Students Protests: Nigerian Government Bows To Pressure, To Announce School Resumption Date

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The National Association Of University Students has revealed to the students nationwide that the representative of the Minister for education has disclosed that the Minister is to discuss the reopening of schools with the Association by Next week, after a meeting was called with the association following a heated protest by the students at Unity Fountain in Abuja.

The protest which was made by students in Abuja, requested for a decisive and serious action to be taken by the Federal Government regarding the safe resumption of schools in the country.

This information was made known via a letter issued and signed by the National Vice-President of the Association, Aruson David, and in which a copy was made available to ‘Babsreporting’ on Thursday, 20th of August.

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He mentioned in the letter that the association was summoned to a meeting during the heat of the protest held at the Unity Fountain to the Federal Ministry Of Education, saying that the meeting had in its attendance several directors including a representative of the Minister of Education.

He further added that all students are to disregard the information that schools are to resume on the 7th of September, explaining that it was a false information and was not issued by any authority.

Making further comments, he wrote that the representative of the Minister of Education has promised to relay the students’ demand to the Minister and a meeting will be Mintserscheduled next week which will be for the discussion of resumption plans and that a press text will be issued to reveal the resumption date after the conclusion of the meeting.

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