Covid-19: Ogun Creates DigiClass For Children Amidst Power Supply Shortage
The Ogun state government has ordered its Television station, OGTV to commence Digital classes tagged “Ogun DigiClass” for primary and secondary school pupils.
The governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun who announced the state decision via his social media handle, advised parents to allow their wards benefits from the initiative.
The governor wrote:
I have directed that, effective from today March 24, 2020, the Ogun State Television, OGTV commence transmission of digital classes for primary and secondary school levels, to compensate for time lost due to the restriction order our Government placed on schools across the State.
Tagged “Ogun DigiClass,” the initiative which will be facilitated by the State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, will be handled by experienced educators on core topics.
The morning session will be aired between 9am – 11am, while the afternoon session will be aired between 1pm-2pm.
The interactive class, which will allow for questions from viewing pupils and students, can be watched online by those who do not have access to the televised sessions via www.ogundigiclass.ng
Parents and guardians are hereby urged to allow and enable their children and wards to benefit from this initiative.
THE EFFECT OF POWER SUPPLY SHORTAGE ON INITIATIVE
Meanwhile, the people of the state responded to the governors laudable initiative by demanding for constant power supply.
Here are some of the comments: