No COVID-19 test required for resumption of students ― FG

No COVID-19 test required for resumption of students ― FG

No COVID-19 test required for resumption of students ― FG

By Joseph Erunke – Abuja

The federal government, Monday, declared that no COVID-19 test was required for returning students to be admitted into their schools.

But the government, in a terse statement by the Federal Ministry of Education, Monday, explained that only temperature test should be carried out on students.

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In the statement released by the ministry’s Director, Press and Public Relations, Bem Goong, the government warned school authorities against “asking students or parents to undergo COVID-19 test before they are accepted in their schools.”

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The statement read in full: “The Federal Ministry of Education says no Covid-19 Test is required for returning students to be admitted into their schools.

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“Only temperature checks should be carried out on students and any other person crossing any school gate.

“School authorities should therefore refrain from asking students or parents to undergo COVID-19 test before they are accepted in their schools.”

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