The Lagos State Government has made it known that schools in the state are not reopening on Monday, January 4, 2021.
This was revealed on Sunday by Mr Kayode Abayomi, the Head, Public Affairs, Lagos State Ministry of Education as monitored by Edustuff.
According to him, a new date will be announced in due course for the resumption of public and private primary and secondary schools in the state.
“Please, recall that the Ministry of Education earlier announced 4th of January as resumption date for the second term 2020/2021 academic session, but this has since been overtaken by the turn of events due to the recent waves of Covid-19 pandemic.”
It was said that the second wave of COVID-19 would be a major determinant for the reopening of schools in the state.
“As a result of the spike in Coronavirus pandemic, Mr. Governor announced the indefinite closure of all schools. To this end, kindly be informed that a new date of resumption will be announced as soon as possible.”
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