• FG directs schools to teach IRS, CRK separately

    FG directs schools to teach IRS, CRK separately

    The Federal Government on Wednesday directed secondary schools to ensure that Islamic Religious Studies (IRS) and Christian Religious Studies (CRK) are taught as separate subjects.

    Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu gave the directive in a statement issued in Abuja by the ministry’s Deputy Director (Press), Ben Bem-Gong.

    According to the statement, the directive became imperative because of speculation regarding the merging of the two subjects.

    The statement quoted the minster saying that students would not be compelled to study the two subjects, […]