The Prime Minister Hon. Hu’akavameiliku in a press conference with the local media on Wednesday May 18th announced that starting on Monday 23rd of May 2022, all secondary school students will return to their classrooms. Forms 1,3 and 4 will join forms 2,5,6 and 7 who were already back at school. Meanwhile pre-schools, kindergartens and primary schools’ students up to class 6 will continue learning from home taking their lessons from the radio.
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After months of learning from home, forms 2, 5, 6 and 7 students and tertiary students will now return to the classrooms. The curfew will be from 11pm to 5am instead of 10pm to 5am, bars and Kava Clubs will now open to the public but operators will have to apply for a permit from the Ministry of Health.
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