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Nigeria: Schools re-open near Abuja after COVID lockdown03:26

Nigeria: Schools re-open near Abuja after COVID lockdown

Nigeria, Kwali and Bwari
August 5, 2020 at 15:59 GMT +00:00 · Published

Regional schools re-opened after a five-month COVID-closure under orders of Nigeria's Federal Capital Territory Administration on Tuesday.

Students are seen wearing face masks, using hand sanitiser, and carrying suitcases as they returned to the Federal Government College in Kwali and the Federal Government Girls' College in Bwari under COVID-19 restrictions.

Final year students were among those allowed back as they prepare to sit their end-of-school examinations.

''First of all, I missed the lectures and fun times, the classes that we have been to, the new things that we have been able to learn. And now that I am about to write the exam, I feel that we will be able to put it into practice and actually gain something in school," said Isaac, a student.

Nigeria: Schools re-open near Abuja after COVID lockdown03:26
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Regional schools re-opened after a five-month COVID-closure under orders of Nigeria's Federal Capital Territory Administration on Tuesday.

Students are seen wearing face masks, using hand sanitiser, and carrying suitcases as they returned to the Federal Government College in Kwali and the Federal Government Girls' College in Bwari under COVID-19 restrictions.

Final year students were among those allowed back as they prepare to sit their end-of-school examinations.

''First of all, I missed the lectures and fun times, the classes that we have been to, the new things that we have been able to learn. And now that I am about to write the exam, I feel that we will be able to put it into practice and actually gain something in school," said Isaac, a student.

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