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RESUMPTION: Some Schools at Risk on COVID-19 Protocols Compliance in Ondo

By Damilola Adeyemo

AKURE – Amid Covid-19 Spike, the federal government has ordered both nursery, primary , and secondary schools, and universities to resume today, with some laid down rules to curb the spread of the virus.

In compliance to Covid-19 guidelines laid down by the federal government for school resumption, TECHNOCRAT MEDIA has taken its time to monitor the compliance of schools to the rules in Akure, the Ondo state capital on Monday.

Among schools visited are Saint Louis Nursery and Primary school, and Oyemekun Grammar school, Akure.

Isolation Centre at St. Louis Nursery and Primary School

Our physical assessment revealed that few of the schools had complied with the rules, among which was Saint Louis Nursery and Primary schools, which had followed the guidelines with precautions.

Hand Washing Point at St. Louis Nursery and Primary School

In a chat with the Headmistress of the school, Rev. Sister Justina, she made it known that there was provision of water for hand washing before entering the school, hand sanitizer, social distancing in all classes, temperature checking machine at the school’s check points, and an isolation center.

She further stated that was compulsory for all pupils to put on their school customized face shield (face mask) which is made available in the school.

Temperature Checking Machine at St. Louis Nursery and Primary School

Meanwhile a visit to Oyemekun Grammar School brought up so many questions if the Ondo State government cared about the pupils of the state school.

Physical assessment at the popular public secondary school showed that there was no provisions for Covid-19 guidelines: no hand sanitizers, no face masks for the pupils as well as lack of social distancing among the pupils and teachers.

A Group of Students in their Classroom at Oyemekun Grammar School
A hand washing point without water, soap and sanitizers at Oyemekun Grammar School

This is calling on the Ondo State government to look into the compliance of covid-19 rules for schools to comply to as to help prevent the spreading of the virus among students as the case of Oyemekun Grammar School may be the state of some major public schools in the State.

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