The Lagos State Government has ordered all public and private schools in the state to reopen for the second term 2020/21 academic session from Monday, 18th of January, 2021.
This was announced on Monday in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo.
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She noted that this is in line with the Federal Government’s directive coupled with the second wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Adefisayo enjoined all schools to make efforts to comply with all the outlined Covid-19 requirements for resumption schools.
“All public and private schools below the tertiary level in Lagos State should be reopened for the second term 2020/21 academic session from Monday, 18th of January, 2021.
“Schools should have flexible plans where students and teachers who feel sick can teach or learn from home via available online platforms. Schools should also strive to avoid any COVID-19 infection among all students and staff,” the statement read in part.