Welcome To McEbiscoo.com

Photos: Ondo State governor direct schools to proceed on three weeks holiday as flood submerges many communities


Several schools and communities have been submerged by floods in Ondo State as a result of the torrential rains being experienced in many parts of the country.

This made the State Governor, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu to direct public primary and secondary schools submerged by the floods to proceed on three weeks of holiday from Monday, October 14th.

Donald Ojogo, Commissioner for Information and Orientation, in a press release today said the directive followed flash floods which affected most flood-prone areas in the state, especially the riverside communities.

According to the commissioner, “the order becomes necessary in order to forestall possible attendant incidents that may likely affect lives of vulnerable pupils in those areas as a result of the floods.

“It is also aimed at protecting valuables from avoidable destruction. All Head Teachers and Principals are to enforce this directive and, in particular, ensure that all perishable educational materials are evacuated while government works out remedial logistics, believing that the floods would recede within the period of the three weeks holiday,” Ojogo said.

CLICK HERE TO JOIN OUR TELEGRAM FOR LATEST NEWS UPDATES 24/7

   

PAY ATTENTION: Get The Latest Nigerian News Anywhere 24/7.

   

Send Your News Stories To info.mcebisco@gmail.com And Via WhatsApp On +2348051168989

   

Drop Your Opinion On The Comment Box

Leave a Reply

Contact Us Here

Get News Alerts Via Email

Follow Us On Google News

Advertisement

Advertisement

Recent Posts