The first day back was used for major cleanup exercise of the libraries and the surroundings. Patronages to the three community libraries were quite low due to the Christmas and New Year celebrations and severe harmattan weather conditions. Also basic pupils who are always the most frequent users of the respective community libraries were yet to resumed school. Patronages started picking up in the middle of the week. Basic pupils resumed school on Wednesday 8th January, pupils started visiting the libraries right from Wednesday the very day they resumed school. They read story books of different kinds.