School Remain Closed - Education Ministry
Sequel to the unverified rumour that is making rounds the country, the Federal Ministry of Education has now issued a statement saying its decision to close schools, as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic,still remains in force.
“The ministry has not directed the reopening of any school at any level.
The purported press release by the minister to that effect is a clear forgery as it did not emanate from the minister,” the statement signed by the Director Press, Ben Bem Goong, said.
The statement advised the public to disregard all fake stories that appear to be news in the mass media. In a related development, Mr Goong has said that government does not blame vice chancellors for the strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
Gay Arrested in Ogun for raping school boy
A gay named Sikiru Ajibola has been arrested by the Ogun state Police Command for allegedly raping a 5-year-old boy to death in Ogijo area of Ogun state.The suspect was arrested following a report lodged at Ogijo divisional headquarters by the CDA Chairman of Olorunwa Arogbeja Ogijo, who stated that one of the community members informed him that the suspect had unlawful carnal knowledge of a 5 years old boy, consequence upon which the innocent boy died in the proce...
4 Secondary School Students Got Drown in Lagos
It was a tragic Tuesday at the Elegushi Beach, in the Lekki area of Lagos State, after four teenagers secondary graduates got drowned while swimming in the water.The 10 secondary school leavers, aged between 14 and 15, went to swim at the beach to celebrate the completion of their West African Senior School Examination.They were said to be pupils of the Kuramo Senior College, Lekki.The spokesperson for the Elegushi Beach Management, Chief Ayuba Elegushi, in a statem...
Gunmen Attacked Government School in Plateau
Government Science School, Kuru, Plateau State was attacked by Gunmen at about 8-9 pm yesterday.Report has it that the assailants killed a yet to be identified student leaving other students with various degree of injuries.Plateau state is one of the states being disturbed with gunmen activities since the last four years.
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