Kenya is now faced with another phase of Covid-19 as positivity rate continues to spike every day.
Since the time Covid-19 infections was reported in Kenya, any rise of covid-19 infections caused school closure for an indefinite period of time.
Following the high rate of Covid-19 infections now in our country, education cabinet Secretary professor George Magoha has finally spoken on the reopening dates of schools.
Speculations have been moving around on social media platforms claiming that schools might not reopen as scheduled but Professor George Magoha has stated that all schools are going to reopen as scheduled in the school calendar even if corona Virus Cases are on the rise .
Education cabinet Secretary professor George Magoha stated no matter how Covid-19 infections rate is going to be, all schools are going to resume their learning next week as scheduled. He further claimed that we lost almost 9months of our academic calendar ,and we cannot imagine closing schools yet again,it will not be okay .
Therefore, parents, teachers and students have been urged to prepare themselves adequately for reopening of schools as planned.
Incase the cases go beyond our control,then it’s only the president who can opt to close the school after close consultation with the education and health ministry because health always comes first . Incase of anything else, we’ll let you know
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