Business news


COVID-19: Again, Kaduna Extends Lockdown For Another Two Weeks

No Comments Share:

The Kaduna State Government has extended the lockdown imposed on the state to contain the spread of the coronavirus for another two weeks, starting from June 1, 2020.

According to Channels TV, the Deputy Governor, Dr. Hadiza Balarabe, made the announcement in a broadcast to residents on Tuesday.

Balarabe also noted that the two-day lockdown relaxation window remains Wednesdays and Thursdays but from June 1, the relaxation window will be extended to three days, to include Tuesdays.

The government had imposed its quarantine orders on the state for one month starting from March 26 andat the expiration on April 26, it was extended to May 26.

The Deputy Governor who is also the Chairperson of the COVID-19 Task Force in the state, noted that the state will continue to monitor and ensure residents’ complaince to the safety guideline such as wearing of face masks, washing of hands and avoiding large gatherings.

She said a violation of these guidelines will now force the government to impose stricter measures.

Previous Article

Over 500 Ghost Projects Approved In 2019 Budget For NDDC – Acting MD

Next Article

COVID – 19 : NCDC Activates 2 Additional Laboratories

You may also like

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *