Post-flooding assessments begin for western schools

Update: 11:26AM ASSESSMENTS for schools in the Western Division following the recent flooding are now in progress to ascertain the extent of the damage to schools.

The results of the assessments will determine the reopening of schools.

A Government statement issued this morning stated that schools in the Western Division from Rakiraki to Nadroga Navosa would be closed for at least the next two days.

The Ministry of Education will provide regular updates on school status and reopening.