The Government of Jigawa State has ordered for the closure of public, private secondary and primary schools across the state due to recent outbreak of covid 19 in the state.
This information was contained in a press statement signed by the acting Permanent Secretary Ministry of Education Science and Technology, Alhaji Rabiu Adamu.
Read also: Lagos State In Search Of A Day Governor
He said the directive takes effect from Tuesday, 15th December, 2020; and all parents to evacuate their children back home from today, 16th December, 2020.
He also warned against violation of covid-19 protocols to prevent the spread of the virus and any failure to comply with the directives it would lead to enforcement of lock-down.
It was recorded twenty-nine new cases of COVID-19 pandemic and they have ordered for the reopening of isolation centers in the state.