Coronavirus: Enugu govt shuts down primary and secondary schools
As part of proactive measures to stem the rising global coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), Enugu State government on Thursday directed closure of public and private primary and secondary schools in the state beginning from March 27, this year.
In a statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Professor Simon Ortuanya, which was made available to newsmen in Enugu on Thursday, the state government ordered that all activities in various schools should be concluded by the teachers before shutting down on or before Friday, March 27.
“The state government further enjoined teachers and students to continue to observe the School Water Sanitization and Hygiene Programme (WASH) operative in the state as well as other standard personal hygiene protocol for prevention of COVID-19 infection,” the state added.
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