The Edo State Authorities has prolonged the curfew within the state for an additional 14 days.
This follows the continual unfold of the COVID-19 pandemic within the nation.
The Secretary to the State Authorities, Osarodion Ogie, in a press release on Wednesday stated the curfew, which is efficient between eight pm and 6 am each day, was prolonged to restrict motion inside the state at night time.
In response to him, “The Edo State Authorities has prolonged the curfew within the state for one more 14 days, ranging from Might 13, 2020.
“The time for the curfew stays from eight pm to six am, each day. That is in furtherance of efforts to comprise the unfold of coronavirus (COVID-19) within the state.
“Authorities reiterates that solely these on important responsibility are allowed motion inside this era.”
The commissioner urged Edo residents to proceed to stick to laws towards the unfold of the virus, together with common handwashing with cleaning soap below working water or use alcohol-based sanitizer; carrying facemasks whereas in public, and avoiding gatherings of greater than 20 individuals.