The Federal Government has directed all schools in the country to resume on September 22. The initial postponement of resumption date of schools to October 13 was a precautionary measure against the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease.
The Minister added that the ministries should ensure that at least two staff in each school – both public and private — are trained by appropriate health workers on how to handle any suspected case of Ebola. He added that they should embark on immediate sensitization of teaching and non-teaching staff in schools on preventive measures.
It is reported that, the Minister of Health, Onyebuchi Chukwu announced the successful containment of the dreaded Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) which has claimed eight lives so far in the country.
Parents, caregivers and students must remain aware and take all preventive measures.
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