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Under the plan, the 16 establishments are billed to be disinfected in the coming week. On the other hand, a disinfection exercise was executed at the College of Ghana in Accra under the sponsorship of the Ministry of Education with discovering in partnership with Zoomlion Ghana Ltd
Presenting the strategy at the University of Ghana, the Minister of Education, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh, said it followed a law gave from the Head Of State, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, for all tertiary and second-cycle institutions to be fumigated and sanitized before the final-year students returned to prepare and complete their final exams.
He said the ministry was committed and additionally prepared to maintain Zoomlion and various other waste administration companies to sanitize along with fumigate standard, and also tertiary institutions in the country.
Dr Prempeh billed all the heads of schools and also municipal/district chief executives to engage with the respective supervisors of education and also keep track of the workouts in institutions in their jurisdictions.
The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Ghana, Professor Ebenezer Oduro Owusu, mentioned the administration of universities would extremely closely keep an eye on the disinfection and additionally fumigation workouts being accomplished by Zoomlion to make sure they achieved success and efficiency.
Similar workouts, he asserted, were performed in government institutions and also companies as element of the battle against the distinct coronavirus condition (COVID-19) pandemic.
Prof. Owusu, that operates as the Chairman of Vice-Chancellors, Ghana, inspired Zoomlion to tackle the workout in earnest in order to obtain the purpose for which it was set.
The Handling Director (MD) of Zoomlion Ghana Ltd, Mrs Florence Larbi, supplied a guarantee that the firm would do a magnum opus to aid curb the spread of COVID-19.
At the current Clergyman’s Weekly Briefing on COVID-19 to make clear the phased easing of limitations, the Proffessor of Education also had said tertiary organizations would definitely resume to final-year students from June 15 for academic session to start and also upright July 24. Last assessments, he mentioned, would certainly be executed from July 27 to August 21.
He claimed SHSs would definitely resume to final-year students on June 22 for 6 weeks of academic work as long as July 31, this year, after which they would certainly compose their final examinations from August 3 to September 4, this year.
On the other hand, second-year Gold Track students of SHSs would certainly also stay in college for six weeks, starting from June 22 to July 31, when they would certainly proceed on vacation, he stated.
In the case of final-year students in JHSs, Dr Prempeh stated they would definitely be in university for 11 weeks for academic job from June 29 to September 11, following which they would definitely create the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) from September 14 to September 18, this year.