Atiku Abubakar, former Presidential aspirant has reacted to Federal Government’s decision to reopen schools for final year classes on August 4.
Recall NaijaNews reported earlier that the Federal Ministry of Education made the decision known in a statement signed by its Director Press and Public Relation, Ben Ben Goong.
According to the ministry, students will have two weeks to prepare for West African Examination, WAEC which will commence on 17th August.
Reacting, Atiku on Twitter noted that the decision to reopen school right and commendable.
He also wished success to student writing WAEC examinations
He tweeted, “The announcement by the FMoE that the WAEC exam will hold in August is commendable. Learning must go on, especially for exit stage students. I do hope, however, that students writing the exams are well prepared through home study during the lockdown. I wish them the very best.
“ I commend the FMoE for acceding to the patriotic counsel that myself and other well-meaning Nigerians and organisations gave with regards to not cancelling the WASSCE exams.”