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General News of Monday, 25 July 2022


FG Orders Closure Of FGC Kwali, Beefs Up Security In Unity Colleges

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The Federal Ministry of Education has ordered the immediate closure of one of its colleges, the Federal Government College Kwali, located in Kwali Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

A statement signed by the Director Press and Public Relations, Ben. Bem Goong, said Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, gave the directive in the early hours of Monday.

He said the closure became necessary following security breach on Sheda and Lambata Villages, suburbs of Kwali Area Council which also threatened FGC Kwali.

According to the Minister, the timely intervention of security Agencies saved the situation.

The minister also directed that arrangements should be made for final-year students to conclude their NECO examinations.

He, however, directed Principals of Unity Colleges across the country to liaise with security Agencies within their jurisdictions in order to forestall any security breach in our schools.

Daily Trust had reported how parents trooped to the school to evacuate their children on Monday morning.

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