Governor of Bayelsa state, Douye Diri has approved the reopening of primary six pupils in all public and private schools in the state.

The directive will take effect from Monday 7th September 2020.

According to a statement by Walton Liverpool, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education which reads: ”All headmasters of public primary schools and proprietors of private schools are by this announcement directed to resume schools for primary six pupils on the 7th September 2020.”

”However Covid19 materials shall be supplied to schools through the Ministry of Education before the resumption date.”