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Public and private schools to resume on the same date- Lagos announces resumption date

by O. S David

Public and private schools to resume on the same date- Lagos announces resumption date

-Ojo Oluwasegun

 

According to the announcement made by Lagos State Ministry of Education on Thursday, all schools operating in the state both public and private primary and secondary schools would resume on April 18.

The announcement was made in a statement in Lagos, by Dr. Idiat Adebule, the Deputy Governor of the state, who is also the Commissioner for Education.

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The statement was signed by Adesegun Ogundeji, the Assistant Director, Public Affairs Unit in the ministry

Adebule said private and public schools must adhere strictly to the 2016/2017 academic calendar.

However, the deputy governor sent a goodwill message to all pupils and parents, wishing them Happy Easter following the successful completion of the lent.

She said the 2016/2017 academic calendar was jointly agreed upon at the state education stakeholders’ meeting before the commencement of the academic year.

She further explained that the adoption of a uniform calendar will enable proper planning and ensure that pupils and students attend school for the number of days required per term.

However, the deputy governor sent a goodwill message to all pupils and parents, wishing them Happy Easter following the successful completion of the lent.

 

 

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