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Public, private schools remain closed in Lagos


The Lagos State Government through the Commissioner of Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso has announced today that private and public schools remain closed in the state.

He had earlier tweeted that only public schools remained closed in the state before giving an update that the extended closure includes private schools.

“All schools remain shut till further notice.

Omotoso also announced that curfew time had been reviewed in the state.

“The curfew in Lagos State has been reviewed. Restriction time is now 8 pm to 6 am. Lagosians are enjoined to plan their journey times as they go about their lawful businesses.

In an earlier release on Sunday, the National Association of Private Schools in Lagos State informed its members that they can reopen from Monday, October 26, 2020.

This was contained in a statement by the President, NAPPS Lagos State, Amusa Olawale, titled reopening of schools after #EndSARS protests’. “It is a pleasure to inform you that our Hon. Commissioner has given approval to the resumption of schools on Monday, October 26, 2020.