The Ministry of Education has directed all schools to close in two weeks after pressure that stemmed from widespread cases of unrest .
In a statement dated Monday, November 1, school principals were directed to close schools for half-term on Friday, November 19.
The circular addressed to all regional and county directors of education also indicated that the schools would resume on Tuesday, November 23, after a 5-day break.
“It has been decided that the half term break will commence on Friday, November 19, 2021. The students will report back on Tuesday, November 23, 2021.
“You are required to bring this information to the attention of all principals of Secondary Schools within your area of Jurisdiction,” read the statement in part
The circular was signed by Education Principal Secretary Dr Julius Jwan and shared with Education CS, Prof George Magoha.
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