FCTA SEALS OFF A BLOCK OF CLASSROOM IN GSS NYANYA
The FCT Administration has sealed-off a one-storey block of classrooms at the Government Secondary School, Nyanya, a suburb of Abuja.
The FCT Minister, Senator Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed (CON) gave this directive on Friday in Nyanya, while inspecting the site.
The Principal of the School, Mrs. Ngozi Ezeh during the inspection remarked that students were leaning on the hand railing of the cantilevered canopy above the main entrance measuring 1.2x1.5m when it gave way.
The Minister who was represented by the Coordinator, Abuja Metropolitan Management Council (AMMC), Architect Reuben Okoya further directed the Department of Development Control to investigate further to identify the cause.
The Minister immediately visited Maitama District Hospital where the six students that sustained minor injuries were taken to for immediate medical attention.
At the hospital, Senator Mohammed instructed the Education Secretariat to foot all the medical bills of the injured students and that the Chief Medical Director of the Hospital should give the students special attention.