The Ghana Education Service(GES) has served notice to schools across the country that Monday,09, 2020 is not a holiday.

In a Press statement issued by the Director-General of the GES, Prof. Kwasi Opoku Amankwa said:”It is expected that teachers, pupils and students will take advantage of the weekend to rest and fully refresh themselves to resume academic work on Monday 9. March, 2020.”

Meanwhile, the Director-General and Management of Ghana Education Service has congratulated teachers, pupils and students for their turn out at this year’s Independence Day parade and their participation in various activities throughout the country.

There was a heavy representation of schools across-board, public services and personnel from the security agencies as Ghana marked the 63rd Independence Day Celebration.

The colourful National parade held at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi saw in attendance President, Nana Akufo-Addo, Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II ,Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago and a host of other dignitaries.

The 63rd Independence celebration was held under the theme;”Consolidating Our Gains.”