The Delta State Government has insisted that January 11, 2021 remains their resumption date for all schools in the state, adding that the country was a federation.
The Commissioner for Basic Education, Mr Patrick Ukah, had in statement on Wednesday in Asaba, urged boarders to return on January 10 as classes would commence on January 11.
The commissioner, in an interview with The PUNCH on Sunday, said the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Chiedu Ebie, had issued a lot of statements about COVID-19 protocols and schools resumption.
He said, “We are a federation. The Federal Government may have given a suggestion and advised that we can resume at a particular time. This is a federal system. It is not only Delta State that is resuming on January 11. Some states are resuming on Jan 4.”