Adamawa Govt. to reopen schools Oct. 12 — Gov. Fintiri

Gov. Ahmadu Fintiri of Adamawa has directed all and private in the state reopen on Oct. 12.

Fintiri gave the directive in a statement by his ,  Mr Humwashi Wonosikou, on Thursday in Yola.

The governor, however, regretted the long closure of due the Coronavirus () pandemic.

“I am pleased announce Monday October 12 for resumption of academic activities from the basic tertiary levels having wasted so much time.

“As a government, we will not leave any stone unturned towards ensuring enforcement of the Protocols,’’ governor said.





He directed the Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development to meet with stakeholders in the sector to discuss modalities for the reopening.

According to him, school managers should observe the Protocols and provide the necessary requirements

needed for the safety of students.

must ensure washing of hands at entry points, use of face mask and hand sanitizers as well as social and proper hygiene.





“Any or school found wanting risk closure and sanctioning,’’ Fintiri said.

He advised to take interest in the health of their and wards by assisting schools in providing the basic requirements to fight the pandemic.( NAN)