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COVID-19: Bayelsa announces resumption date for schools


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The Bayelsa State Government has directed all primary and secondary schools in the state to resume for the 2020/2021 academic session on Monday, January 11.

This was announced in a statement by the Commissioner for Education, Gentle Emelah.

He said that all boarding students were expected to arrive in their schools on Sunday, January 10.

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Emelah equally directed the management of schools to ensure total adherence to the COVID-19 safety guidelines.

According to him, the state government was concerned about the life of every pupil and would not condone flouting of the COVID-19 protocols.

Meanwhile, in Ebonyi, the state government has postponed school resumption earlier scheduled for Monday 4th January 2021, to 18th of the same month.

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