By Temitope Adedeji, Akure
Sequel to the violation of protocols being put in place by the Ondo State Government in reopening of schools in the state, two secondary schools within Akure metropolis were sealed up on Monday.
The affected two schools sealed are CAC Grammar School, Ondo Road, Akure and Akure Academy, Oba- Ile.
The permanent secretary, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Mr. Akin Asaniyan, said the schools were shut down for not complying with all the COVID-19 protocols.
He said the team went round the city and noticed that students in the affected schools were seen roaming the streets, clearing bushes and staying in an unclean environment.
The permanent secretary said the government would not tolerate the abysmal performance of the schools, stressing that “there is no single preparation, therefore the schools will remain sealed until basic things are put in place.
“This issue of COVID -19 is an unusual and strange trend and very dangerous issue which needed prompt attention because it involves,” he added