Covid-19: Proprietor on the Run as Ekiti Govt. Seals off School
Ekiti State Government has sealed off Victory College, Ilawe Ekiti, in Ekiti South-West Council Area for violating the directives on the closure of schools as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mr. Foluso Daramola announced this in Ado-Ekiti, after receiving the interim report from officials of the ministry who carried out the investigation on the activities of the Ilawe-Ekiti based private school.
According to the commissioner, the proprietor of the private school, who is now at large, was organizing extra mural classes for students and pupils, in total violation of the subsisting government directives on the closure of schools in the State.
Mr Daramola, who noted that security agents were already on the trail of the proprietor, submitted that the man would face the wrath of the law, for violating COVID-19 protocols, whenever he is apprehended.
He called on the people of the state to always volunteer useful information about unpatriotic individuals flouting government’s directives on COVID-19.