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Akwa Ibom schools resume tomorrow


Akwa Ibom State Government has fixed tomorrow for resumption of all public and private primary and secondary schools in the state for second term academic session.

Parents have been advised to ensure their children and wards adhere strictly to COVID-19 safety protocols and are well-kitted daily with facemasks.

This was contained in a statement signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Idongesit Etiebet in Uyo, the state capital.


According to the statement, Governor Udom Emmanuel has approved the resumption of public and private primary and secondary schools in the State for second term OF 2020/2021 academic session, on Monday, February 1, 2021.

“Parents are also expected to provide their children and wards with all the necessary textbooks and writing materials.  

“School authorities are charged to ensure provision of hand-washing facilities, including running water, hand sanitisers and thermometers, while ensuring that students, pupils and teachers comply with physical distancing within the school premises.

“Government reminds the school community that the State’s Education Monitoring team are committed to ensuring that these directiveS are not flouted…”

“School authorities are advised to ensure teachers complete their scheduled curriculum for the term in compliance with the State Government’s directive. The second term will be concluded on April 1, 2021…”


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