The Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force has postponed the reopening date for
Primary 6, Junior Secondary School 3, and Senior Secondary School 3
pupils in the state.
The state task force gave the indication following a meeting held on
Monday ahead of the planned resumption of schools in the state.
It was earlier announced that academic activities would commence in the terminal classes in the state on Monday, June 29.
A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Taiwo Adisa,
indicated that the Commissioner for Education, Olasunkanmi Olaleye,
alongside members of the Emergency Operations Centre, inspected some
schools in the state to determine the level of compliance with the
COVID-19 prevention protocols.
The statement said, “By the new arrangement, teachers are to resume to
the schools on Monday, June 29, while students in critical classes,
including Primary 6, JSS3 and SS3, will resume on July 6.”