Akwa Ibom State Schools Resumption Date 2019/2020

Akwa Ibom State Public and Private Primary and Secondary Schools First (1st), Second [2nd], Third (3rd) Term Resumption Date for 2019/2020 Academic Session.

The Akwa Ibom State government has directed Primary, Secondary and Tertiary institutions in the State to commence the process of school resumption on the 21st of September, 2020 .

The decision according to the Statement signed by the Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Comrade Ini EmemObong was taken during the State Executive Council meeting held on Friday in Government House Uyo, the State capital.

1. Primary schools are to commence processes for the resumption of schools for primary six pupils only, on 21st September, 2020 to prepare them for the common entrance (exit examinations). Additionally, the State Government will make face masks available to all primary six pupils only at resumption.

2. Public Secondary Schools to reopen on the 28th of September, 2020. While, private secondary schools are to commence their processes for resumption on 21st September, 2020, provided they comply with the COVID-19 protocol and review same with parents.

3. The Akwa Ibom State University will commence the processes of resumption on 21st September, 2020.

4. College of Education, Afaha Nsit, is to reopen on 21st September, 2020.

5. Akwa Ibom State Polytechnic, Ikot Osurua will resume on October 5, 2020.

Comrade Ini Ememobong
Honourable Commissioner
Information & Strategy
Akwa Ibom State