Nigeria, May 1 -- The Lagos State Government has announced Tuesday, May 4, as the resumption date for all public and private schools in the state for the commencement of the 2020/2021 third term academic session.

A statement by the office of the quality assurance department at the ministry of education further advised boarding school students to resume on Monday, May 3, ahead of commencement of academic activities on Tuesday.

The statement, which was signed by the public affairs officer of the quality assurance office, Emmanuel Olaniran, quoted the state's commissioner for education, Folasade Adefisayo, to have approved the resumption.

School owners and managers were advised "to ensure strict compliance with all subsisting protocols to...