//OYO GOVERNOR, MAKINDE ORDERS IMMEDIATE RE-OPENING OF PUBLIC, PRIVATE SCHOOLS

OYO GOVERNOR, MAKINDE ORDERS IMMEDIATE RE-OPENING OF PUBLIC, PRIVATE SCHOOLS

Oyo state governor Seyi Makinde has ordered reopening of public and private primary, secondary and tertiary institutions in the state.

The Commissioner for Education, Olasukanmi Olaleye, who made the announcement in a statement on Tuesday stated that schools will now operate morning and afternoon shifting for pupils and students of primary and secondary schools.

While stating resumption for primary and secondary schools to be September 21, the governor noted that it is mandatory for all Schools, to constitute COVID-19 Task Force to be headed by Heads of Schools with two members of staff.

Olaleye in the statement added that regular academic activities of tertiary institutions are to commence from Monday 28th September, 2020