Federal Govt. College Kwali, Shuts Down After Bandits Attack Nearby Village, Parents Urged To Evacuate Their Wards
A Viral photos of students scuttling to go home due to bandits threats surfaced online on Monday morning,
The Federal government has ordered the closure of FGC Kwali, Abuja, to shutdown after bandits attack on a nearby village, (Sheda). Parents were contacted to immediately evacuate their Children.
Photo Courtesy: Akilu Aliyu Kinging on Facebook.
The Federal Government 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.
Read the full statement below:
FG Orders Closure of FGC Kwali, Security Beef-Up In Unity Colleges.
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.
Education Minister, Adamu Adamu who gave the directive in the early hours of this morning 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.
Adamu Adamu also directed that arrangements should be made for final year students to conclude their NECO examinations.
The Minister has also 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.
Ben. Bem Goong.
Director Press and Public Relations.