The Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, has ordered the closure of all public and private schools in the state.
A terse statement by the state commissioner for Education, Sanusi Kiru, the state government did not give reasons for the decision.
“His Excellency, The Executive Governor of Kano State has approved the closure of all public and private schools in the state with immediate effect.
“Parents whose children are in boarding schools are to also arrange and convey their children/wards back home from tomorrow, Wednesday, 16th December, 2020.
“All inconveniences are regretted,” the statement added.