Fisayo Akinduro, Osogbo
Teachers and students in Osun State have been commended for their level of compliance with COVID-19 rules and regulations as schools resumed.
Speaker, Osun State House of Assembly, Mr. Timothy Owoeye gave the commendation while addressing Journalists after a two-day on the spot assessment tour to schools in Ijesa South Federal Constituency of the state.
He explained that the assessment tour became necessary to ensure that state government efforts to prevent the spread of coronavirus was not wasted.
Owoeye advised pupils to make use of their nose masks, sanitizer and ensure regular hand washing as measures to put an end to COVID-19 pandemic.
He also urged schools’ management to clear and fumigate their surroundings often to ensure a healthy environment for learning for both students and staff.
Some of the schools visited includes; Atakumosa High School Osu, Ifewara Community Government School, Iwara Community High School Iwara, Community Secondary School Iperindo, St. Peter’s Elementary School Isona Ilesa, Ilesa Government High School Ilesa and Local Authority Elementary School Imo Ilesa.
Meanwhile, Owoeye also made an unscheduled visit to the Atakumosa Modern Market under construction.
He urged the contractor handling the reconstruction of the market to double up efforts to deliver the job on time and ensure that quality and standard materials were used.