The Federal Ministry of Education has ordered the immediate closure of tertiary institutions nationwide to limit the spread of Coronavirus.
The closure of all universities and other tertiary institutions in Nigeria has been ordered by the Federal Ministry of Education as part of measures to contain the spread of Coronavirus in the country.
The permanent secretary of the ministry of education, Sonny Echono, disclosed this on Thursday.
“We have directed all higher institutions to close this weekend. Unity Schools that have completed their exams are to close immediately. Others are to hurry and close the latest on 26th March,” he said.