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Schools Resume August 4 In Adamawa



School activities would resume on  August 4, across the 21 local government areas of Adamawa  state.

Wilbina Jackson,  Commissioner for Education and Human Capital, dropped the hint yesterday in a statement made available to newsmen in Yola.

According to her, the resumption is limited to Junior Secondary Schools (JSS) and Senior Secondary Schools (SSS) students that will be writing their terminal examinations only.

“In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ministry wishes to inform

parents and relevant stakeholders that education must strive under all  conditions.

“Governor Ahmadu Fintiri has directed the resumption date for the 2019/2020 Academic session in the state for the existing students in Primary six, JSS3 and SSS3 is Aug. 4, 2020.

“Subsequently, resumption is to be observed strictly within the necessary COVID-19 preventive guidelines as outlined by the NCDC. “The  ministry will liaise with critical stakeholders for smooth resumption.”