By Deborah Oladejo, Osogbo
Osun State Government has ordered that lfeoluwa Co Educational Grammar School, Osogbo to be closed down temporarily until further notice.
The state government in a statement by the Coordinating Director, Ministry of Education, Kehinde Olaniyan, said the decision was to prevent breakdown of law and order occasioned by the invasion of the school by hoodlums and cultists masquerading as students.
The statement read in parts, “This is to inform the general public especially parents, guardians, and students of lfeoluwa Co Educational Grammar School Osogbo, that the Honourable Commissioner for Education has directed that the School be closed down temporarily until further notice.
“This step is necessary to prevent the breakdown of law and order occasioned by the invasion of the School by hoodlums and cultists masquerading as students.
“Parents and guardians are advised to keep their wards at home while the closure lasts. The Ministry is working round the clock to ensure that the hoodlums are arrested and prosecuted accordingly,” the statement added.