Sani Aliyu who is the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID19,while featuring in an interview yesterday January 12,2021 explain that school resumption remains January 18 and will only change after a reviewing by the PTF.
Recall that on Monday, January 11, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, said following the second wave of COVID19, the Federal Government would review the January 18 earlier date fixed for resumption of schools across Nigeria.
Most people got this wrong by interpreting it as the resumption date will be shifted from January 18, he however said in an with TVC that resumption date remains unchanged.
“As regards schools resumption sated for January 18,2021 , I just want to make the clarification if the statement .
What the minister meant was that was that they were going to review, he didn’t say that they were going to change the date of school resumption. He said they will review the situation and let the nation know as soon as possible to reduce the widepspred of the pandemic.