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Anambra state government bans the use of miniskirt as school uniform.

Anambra  state government led n by Governor Charles Soludo has banned the wearing of miniskirts as school uniform in all schools in the state.

This was disclosed by commissioner for education , PProf Ngozi Chuma-Udeh, at te state capital , Awka ,and this ban will take effect from monday 19th of september 2022.

She said the ban had been communicated to Education Secretaries of public and private schools in the state.

The commissioner said Education Secretaries had been charged to ensure that schools complied with the directive to salvage the future of students in the state.

Chuma-Udeh also urged the secretaries to instil the right morals and discipline in students so that they would be well-behaved and grow to become responsible adult

The commissioner condemned the growing trend of wearing miniskirts as school uniform and said it was morally wrong and unacceptable in children of school age.

 

The commissioner said “A student should look smart, well groomed, project positive vibes and not be indecently dressed for school.

“The acceptable length for uniforms in the state remains knee length and not above the knee, which is fast becoming the fashion trend in schools,’’ she noted.

The commissioner said Education Secretaries had been charged to ensure that schools complied with the directive to salvage the future of students in the state.

Chuma-Udeh also urged the secretaries to instil the right morals and discipline in students so that they would be well-behaved and grow to become responsible adults.