Six schools have been closed up in Hadejia Local Government Area (LGA) of Jigawa State following a downpour.
The Education Secretary of the local Government, Musa Garba, confirmed this on Friday.
He explained that students of the affected schools were relocated to neighbouring schools that were not affected, to take their lessons.
The Chairman of Hadejia LGA, Abdullahi Maikanti, through his media aid, Mr Sani Kakabori, also confirmed the incident, saying it occurred on Thursday.
He, however, said all necessary actions would put in place to ensure the affected students return to their schools in a none-distant future.
The schools affected are Matsaro Primary School, Junior Secondary School Hamza Abdullahi, Junior Secondary Haruna, Haruna Primary School, Usman Maidashi Primary School, and Adamu Maje Nursery School.
Students now take lessons are Babale Primary School, Agumau Primary School, Junior Secondary School Baballe Kiriyo, Dubantu Primary School, and Buhari Primary School.