Enugu State government has released updates on COVID-19 lockdown as partial lifting on lockdown commences today.
In a statment signed by the Hon. Commisoner for Information, Nnayelugo Chidi Aro, the State Government reiterates that all precautionary measures put in place to contain the spread of the virus in the state remain in force until further notice.
It further maintains that all land boundaries remain closed, adding that the Presidential directive on the compulsory use of face masks or covering in public and the overnight curfew from 8pm to 6am takes immediate effect.
Read full text of the state government’s statement signed by the Hon. Commissioner for Information, Nnanyelugo Chidi Aroh:
“RE- COVID 19 RESTRICTIONS AND CONTROL MEASURES IN ENUGU STATE.
1. The Enugu State Government reiterates that ALL MEASURES AND REGULATIONS put in place for the control of the spread of the COVID 19 in the state remain in force until further notice.
2. It is pertinent to emphasise that all inter-state land borders remain closed as earlier directed except for medical emergencies and movement of essential goods and services.
3.futhermore,the Presidential directive on the compulsory use of face masks or covering in public and the overnight curfew from 8pm to 6am takes effect immediately.
4. NDI-ENUGU are therefore encouraged to strictly adhere to these restrictions and control measures,in addition to maintaining physical distancing and good personal hygiene.
5. The state Government is presently consulting with all relevant Agencies and stakeholders towards a comprehensive review of all measures put in place to curb the spread of the COVID 19 and will address the state within the week.
Nnanyelugo Chidi Aroh. Mnim,Fidrpn,ACArb.
Enugu State is in the hands of God! ##