Nineteen thousand designated senior secondary exam centres will be disinfected – Minister of Environment
Minister of Environment, Dr. Mohammad Mahmood Abubakar says the Ministry will disinfect all Nineteen Thousand designated Senior Secondary Examination Centers and also mount surveillance desks to monitor compliance to the Covid-19 protocols.
He stated this in Kaduna while briefing newsmen on the planned decontamination of schools by the Ministry.
Dr. Mohammad Mahmood AbubaKar explained that the ministry in collaboration with that of Education intend to disinfect of schools nationwide to protect the health of learners and caregivers.
He said the exercise which entails the use of environmental friendly and globally acceptable formulations will be administered by environmental health officers both at federal and states level.
The Minister maintained that when the need arises, the ministry will embarked massive decontamination in states to prevent dangers posed by the disease.
In his contributions, Acting Registerer Environmental Health Officers Registration Council of Nigeria, Dr. Yakubu Baba Mohammed said there enough manpower and skills to successfully carry out the task.