Home News Coronavirus: Gov. Makinde asks civil servants to proceed on 2-week break

Coronavirus: Gov. Makinde asks civil servants to proceed on 2-week break

Author

Date

Category


Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has announced a two-week holiday for all civil servants in the state as from 27 March as his government rolled out measures to fight the Coronavirus pandemic. Coronavirus.

Makinde made the holiday announcement on Wednesday on his Twitter handle and said only workers rendering essential services would be required to report for duty.

Read Also: Coronavirus: After close contacts with Kyari, Bauchi gov, Obaseki goes into self-isolation

He said that the state still has just one confirmed case of Coronavirus.

He said the person infected is receiving treatment at the isolation centre at Agbami Chest Centre, Jericho, Ibadan. Coronavirus.

“The returnee from the USA, but a resident in Oluyole Local Government Area is still asymptomatic. She has completed her 14-day self-isolation period (March 8 to March 22),” the governor stated.

He said the State Ministry of Public Works, Infrastructure and Transportation has issued guidelines on public transportation, to ensure proper hygienic standards and social distancing.

“All transport operators and park managers are to provide at the entrance to their respective parks/garages, hand washing facilities with soap and running water.

” They are to provide alcohol-based sanitizers in their vehicles for the use of drivers, conductors and passengers.

 

The post Coronavirus: Gov. Makinde asks civil servants to proceed on 2-week break appeared first on Oak TV Newstrack.



Source link

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Recent posts

BREAKING: Abuja discharges 7 Covid-19 patients

Seven patients of Coronavirus have been discharged from their isolation centere in Abuja on Tuesday, after testing negative to the virus Read Also: Coronavirus...

Top politicians’ names found as police invade shrine in Zamfara

Zamfara State police command has discovered a house being used as shrine by cultists in Gusau the state capital. Top politicians’ names found. Briefing...

COVID-19 lockdown: Police arrest 2 Carveton pilots for flying expatriates into Rivers

The police have arrested two pilots of Carveton Helicopter for flying expatriates into Rivers State in violation of the ongoing lockdown in state...

Only Buhari can decide extension of COVID-19 lockdown – SGF

The Federal Government on Tuesday said only President Muhammadu Buhari can decide if the lockdown of Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory,...

COVID-19: Kwara begins contact tracing of 75 persons

The Kwara State government on Tuesday disclosed that about 75 persons who had contact with the two COVID-19 patients in the state are...

Recent comments