Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa as parts of measures to check the spread of the ravaging pandemic, Coronavirus, code named COVID-19, has orders closure of primary, secondary and tertiary institutions in the state with effect from Thursday, March 26, 2020 for 30 days in d 1st instance.
This is coming barley 12 hours after the Federal Government through the Ministry of Education have announced that all school in the country should be closed.
Recall that government of Lagos and Ogun state had Wednesday announced the closure of schools in their state and also restricted public gathering not be more than 50 persons, particularly at worship centers.
The Northwest governors had also on Wednesday ordered the closure of all schools in their region.
He also urged Deltans to remain calm and disregard any #Fakenews, assuring them that the government will continue to update them on key development through its official channels.