Governor Rotimi Akeredolu has directed all schools in Ondo State to close down due to the ongoing #EndSARS protest rocking the state.
Naija News reports that the closure of schools in coming barely twenty-four hours after its resumption.
In a statement issued by the state Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mr Femi Agagu, on Tuesday, Akeredolu asked all pupils/students in public and private schools to stay at home.
he statement read, “Mr Governor has directed that all schools that resumed on Monday 19th October 2020 are closed for the meantime from tomorrow 21st October 2020 because of the engulfing nationwide protest and the need to ensure safety of our students and staff.
“Parents and the public are to note this directive and all schools are to comply.
“Any inconvenience is regretted, while the State Government would ensure resumption of our schools as soon as possible. “