Ogun Declares Oct 5 Public Holiday for World Teachers Day

Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun

In commemoration of 2020 World Teachers Day, the Governor Dapo Abiodun-led Ogun State Government has declared Monday, October 5 as public holiday.

To this end, the state government said schools would not be opened to the students on that day.

Abiodun, in a statement by his Special Adviser on Primary and Secondary Education, Ronke Soyombo, explained that the government would not allow teaching activities on October 5 in order to celebrate the World Teachers Day.

The Abiodun administration enjoined students to stay at home on the said date, adding that teaching and learning activities would resume on Tuesday, October 6.

Idowu Sowunmi