the Federal Government will embark on assessment tour of all unity schools in the country as students in exit classes resume for academic activities on Tuesday, the Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, has said.
According to him, the intended tour, which will be led by him, aims to assess the level of preparedness of the various schools.
A statement by the Director of Press and Public Relations in the Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Bem Goong, said Nwajiuba spoke during an online meeting with the 36 state commissioners for education.
The statement read in part, “From today (Monday), the Honourable Minister of State for Education, Permanent Secretary and Directors will embark on an assessment tour of all Unity Colleges to ascertain and confirm the reports they have received from the principals of unity colleges.”
“Similarly, Federal Education Quality Assurance Directors deployed to the States have been directed to monitor compliance in their respective states. Honourable Commissioners from the States were enjoined to embark on assessment tours in their jurisdictions to ascertain the level of preparations for reopening.”