A report by Ghana News Agency indicates that the Ghana Education Service has directed all schools to suspend all public activities in their premises till further notice.

Speech and Prize Giving days among other activities are to come to a halt.

This new directive was given by the Director-General as a preventive measure against the spread of Coronavirus.

GNA also reports that the Management of the GES in collaboration with the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has developed educational materials on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease for onward distribution and use by all schools.

The directive which was issued in Accra and signed by Professor Kwesi Opoku-Amankwa, the Director-General, Ghana Education Service, urged all Regional and District Educational Directors to ensure that Heads of Schools made the materials readily available to staff and students.