Tertiary Institutions In Delta State To Reopen On September 21
Following the low records of Covid-19 cases in the country, the tertiary institutions in Delta State are to reopen on September 21, 2020,
Delta State has managed and discharged 1,540 patients with 157 currently undergoing treatment.
However, 47 fatalities have so far been recorded.
Government sources revealed on Monday that the date had been tentatively agreed upon as resumption date for the new academic session for tertiary institutions following a meeting by the state governor, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, with stakeholders including COVID-19 management team.
Delta State is currently in the eighth position on Nigeria’s COVID-19 chart with 1,744 confirmed infections..
Aosnews reported that one of the sources who is a top government official said, “We have agreed to reopen before September end. So far, we have agreed tentatively on September 21. I can assure you that our schools will reopen in Delta State in September. Governor Okowa will announce it when all arrangements are completed