The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has indicated that Tertiary Institutions in Ghana will reopen on January 9 for academic work.
According to the President, the decision was reached based on data from schools which were reopened for examination to take place.
Futher to his speech,
The President has indicated that, schools will be reopen to students.
In his statement, the President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said,
“We are satisfied that in the current circumstances , the reopening of our schools is safe. So from 15t January our children in Kindergarten, primary and Junior High in both private and public schools will be back in schools.
“All SHJS 1 students will start class from 10th March and all the students embarking on the single track academic calendar , their seniors in SHS 2and SHS 3will however returned to school from 18th January .
“I must stress that SHS 3 students like SHS 1 students will no longer run the double track system.
“The expansion of infrastructure at the various senior high school over the last three years has brought us this favorable position. However the double track system will still be applicable to SHS 2 students that are in it. Students in the universities and other tertiary institutions are to be in school from Saturday 9th of January.”