The FG released new guidelines but failed to confirm the date of resumptions.
Nigerians criticise the Federal Government administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari claiming the waited for United States of America to released their guidelines and they followed suit.
The new guidelines was released and signed on Monday by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu and Minister of State (Education), Hon. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba was developed in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Environment, Federal Ministry of Health and health safety experts in the country.
The safe distancing measures in the new guidelines required that in schools and other learning facilities, learners should be supported to stay two meters apart.
Here are reactions from Nigerians on Twitter;
Virgin-Man @VirginMan13: “FEDERAL GOVERNMENT OF COPY COPY.. IF USA DONT MAKE MOVE NIGERIA WONT… BUT WHEN ITS COME FOR DEVELOPMENT THEY WONT COPY US FOR THAT.. AWON OLORIBURUKU PEOPLE… USELESS SET OF OLOSHI PEOPLE.”
Nigeria @OdediranDamila3: “Please for how many times are they releasing guidelines?? And after 2 days now, we will hear they aren’t opening it anymore.. all the best for my country Nigeria.”
Uyi @Uyi28official: “Copycat, when US make move, na Una dey make move. Before reopening schs look at cultural background first, how do you maintain do social distancing amongst children here in Nigeria?”
Ifeoluwasean @ifeoluwasean: “Copyright FG ….. Trump don talk na …why una no go yan rubbish”
Nigerian Kevin Hart @jocular_solo: “How many times”
Tunjitalks™ @Tunjitalks: “The education sector that is not in a good state before Convid 19 join the chat now you want to suddenly impove it at once no problem we are watching you…”
David James @iggaraboy: “how many times will @fg be releasing guilines for resumption of schools.”