The Federal Ministry of Education has ordered the immediate closure of universities nationwide including polytechnic to help limit the spread of Coronavirus.
Up to eight cases of Coronavirus was reported in Nigeria and the government are putting in effort to tackle the spread of the deadly disease.
This was disclosed by the permanent secretary of the ministry of education, Sonny Echono on Thursday.
“We have directed all higher institutions to close this weekend. Unity Schools that have completed their exams are to close immediately. Others are to hurry and close the latest on 26th March,” he said.