All Heads of the various schools across the country is supposed to desist from organizing parade and other celebrations for this year’s Independence Day.
The order is by Ghana Education Service (GES). In a press release which is signed by the Deputy Director-General of the Service Anthony Boateng.
This initiative is the result of “the high prevalence rate of COVID-19 cases in the country”.
“Consequently, Management of the Ghana Education Service wishes to inform all Regions that the 64th Independence Anniversary Parade on the 6th March 2021 has been suspended”.
It went on with a letter signed and dated 11th February 2021 by the Chief of Staff and the President of Ghana directing the suspension of this year’s 6th March celebrations and all its related activities in Regions, Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies across the country.