The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has warned school operators not to allow teachers and students with high temperatures into their premises to ensure the new variant does not spread in schools.
NCDC also advised students and staff who feel ill to stay at home and seek treatment at a health facility immediately.
The agency also advised all eligible persons to get vaccinated against COVID-19 at its nearby vaccination sites.
According to NCDC, “Masks must be worn by all those over the age of 6 years on school premises.”
”Always ensure proper ventilation and minimum of the one-meter sitting distance between students in classrooms.”
“Students and staff who feel ill should stay at home and seek treatment at a health facility immediately.”