The Ghana Education Service (GES) has declared today, March 7, 2023, as a public holiday for all school children.
The decision comes after students across the country participated in the Independence Day anniversary, which was held on Monday, 6th of March, 2023.
According to a statement released by the GES, the move is to allow the students to have some rest after they took part in the Independence Day parade.
“It is announced for the information of all schools and the general public that Tuesday 7th March has been declared a Holiday for all school children in Ghana.
“This is to enable them to have some rest after preparing vigorously for the Independence Day Anniversary Parade.”
However, schools will resume on Wednesday, March 8, 2023.