The Kogi Government on Thursday extended the second term 2018/2019 academic session earlier scheduled to end on Friday April 5 to April 12, 2019.
A statement by Mr Ademu Seidu, the Public Relation Officer (PRO), Kogi State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, on behalf of the Commissioner, Mrs Rosemary Osikoya, directed all schools in the state to proceed on holiday on Friday on April 12.
”All private and pblic schools in Kogi State are to proceed on second term holiday on Friday 12th April 2019.
”The one week extension was due to the reviewed of the 2018/2019 academic calendar for the schools in the state by Ministry of Education Science and Technology.
”The reviewed has become necessary inview of the two mid-term breaks earlier declared by the ministry for all the schools in the state to pave way for the smooth conduct of the 2019 general elections held in the country,” Seidu said.
The statement further urged all the private and public schools and relevant stakeholders to take note of this change of date and act accordingly.Share this on WhatsApp