Niger state authorities has directed the closure of all secondary schools –private and public– throughout the state.
Commissioner for Education, Hannatu Salihu launched this on Thursday all through an emergency consultative meeting with the administration of Affiliation of Proprietors of Private Colleges and Affiliation of Model Islamic Colleges.
The occasion is coming three days after 19 residents had been reportedly kidnapped by bandits all through an assault in Kutunku village in Wushishi LGA of the state.
The colleges will be shut environment friendly March 12 and might keep closed till March 26.
Recall that after the kidnapping of boys on the Authorities Science Secondary Faculty Kagara, the state Authorities shut down all boarding colleges.