LAGOS - Nigeria's Lagos state government is to distribute 10,000 radio sets to pupils for home-schooling.

The state education commissioner Folasade Adefisayo said telecommunication firms in partnership with the government would provide free data to schools for online teaching.

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the re-opening of schools for final year students in primary and secondary students to enable them prepare for crucial examinations. Others are to remain at home.(FA)