Put machinery in place for reopening of schools, Ogun Assembly tells govt


….says school closure not justifiable anymore

Put machinery in place for reopening of school,  Ogun Assembly tells govt

By James Ogunnaike

The Ogun State House of Assembly has called on the state government to put machinery in motion towards ensuring safe reopening of both public and private schools across the state.

The Speaker, Olakunle Oluomo, who made the call in his remarks during a plenary held at the Assembly complex in Oke-Mosan, Abeokuta, called for the constitution of a task force that will ensure safe reopening of public and private schools in the state.

Oluomo’s call followed submission of the lawmaker representing Egbado North I State Constituency and Chairman, House Committee on Health, Hon. Adeyanju Awoso, who condemned the continued closure of schools as a result of COVID-19.

Awoso, who is also Vice-Chairman, House Committee on Education, said the stewardship of public office holders had failed the nation.

The lawmaker urged Governors of the South-West states to rise up and protect the future of children and youths of the region,…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper