Private schools owners in Katsina ask state gov’t to reopen schools
The Katsina State Chapter of National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools has called on the state government to reopen all Schools by Monday, 21 September, 2020, Katsina Beat reports.
The call was made sequel to the directive made by the minister of state for education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba on the the 14 of this month.
In a communiqué signed by Muntari Ibrahim Maimagani, the Acting Chairman of the state Association, school owners have resolved to abide by the COVID-19 guidelines issued by the Presidential Taskforce.
The association also called on the state government to discard all third term for all except for JSS 3 and SS3, noting that the term’s scheme of work and syllabus to be spread over the 2020 session.
The meeting also called for automatic promotion of all classes commencing with first term on the second of October, stressing that the state Quality Assurance Department and the association would work out details of the coverage of the outstanding scheme of work.