The Anambra State Authorities has ordered faculties within the state to reopen on Monday, with solely academics and faculty directors in attendance.
College students and pupils within the state, the federal government mentioned will solely start attendance and full courses on Feb. 1, for the 2020/2021 tutorial session.
An official announcement by the Commissioner for Primary Training, Prof. Kate Omenugha said that the date of resumption was authorized by the State Government Council (EXCO) on Jan. 14.
The announcement urged the general public, personal and mission faculties directors and academics to make use of the 2 weeks previous to resumption to put in all services that can allow the observance of COVID-19 protocols of their numerous faculties.
A part of the announcement learn, “Be aware that no youngster or instructor is to be allowed into the college compound with out their facemasks, whereas college infirmaries are requested to rise to their tasks in guaranteeing that common temperature checks of all making entry into college compounds.
“These in Boarding Homes are suggested to arrange accordingly whereas returning to their hostels as guests might not be allowed into the college premises with them.
“All stakeholders needs to be guided accordingly as no college ought to open earlier than the stipulated date. As a substitute, all faculties ought to focus on getting their college COVID-19 protocols prepared earlier than receiving the scholars. Defaulters shall be significantly sanctioned, together with closure of colleges,’’ It added.