Nigerian Government shuts down unity schools in Abuja schools amidst threats.


The Federal Ministry of Education has directed the closure of all Federal Government Colleges, FGCs, in Abuja following security threats on the unity colleges located in the FCT.

The Director of Press, Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Goong, confirmed to newsmen in Abuja on Monday that the ministry had ordered the evacuation of students from the schools.

Mr Goong said the decision was as a result of rising insecurity and threat to the lives and wellbeing of the students.

Education secretariat.