EDUCATION LATEST GIST LOCAL NEWS SOCIETY GIST HIJAB: 10 KWARA GRANT-AIDED SCHOOLS TO COMMENCE 3RD TERM ON MONDAY By Admin Posted on 4 weeks ago 2 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin The Kwara State government has announced that the ten grant-aided schools shut down in the wave of the Hijab crisis in the state will resume for the third term of the 2020/2021 session on Monday. This was announced by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development, Mrs. Mary Kemi Adeosun on Sunday in Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. FULL TEXT OF THE PRESS RELEASE This is to inform parents/guardians and teachers that the 2020/2021 Third Term Accademic Session for the 10 schools affected in the recent hijaab debate starts on Monday, 12th April 2021. This is part of the government’s efforts to bring the students in these schools up to speed in whatever they may have missed when their schools were shut. This is especially necessary for students preparing for external examinations. The resumption date for other schools not affected by the brief closure of schools is Monday 26th, 2021, as had earlier been communicated. All the teachers and staff of the affected schools should resume duty and commence classes immediately. The Monitoring and Inspection team of the Ministry of Education and Human Capital Development will be going round to ascertain compliance.