The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Victor Ikpeazu, has approved March 1st as resumption date for all public and private nursery, primary and secondary schools in the state.
The approval date kicks off the second term of the 2020/2021 academic session.
According to a statement signed by secretary to the state government, Barr. Chris Ezem, the second term is scheduled to end on Friday, 7th May, 2021.
As a result of the new wave of COVID 19, the government urged all school heads and proprietors to ensure that all the COVID 19 Guidelines and Protocols already put in place are strictly maintained and observed.