Schools in Abia state will open on January 11, 2021 for the resumption of first term 2020/2021 academic session.
Kanaelechi Nwangwa, the state’s education commissioner announced this decision in a directive released yesterday.
The first term will now end on February 10, 2021 from November 2, 2020 when it started.
Any school proprietor that shortchanges this schedule and decides to cut corners by running an abridged term will be appropriately sanctioned,” the commissioner said.
He also called for adherence to COVID-19 precautionary measures.