Kwara State Authorities has introduced extra measures to curtail neighborhood transmission of COVID-19 pandemic within the state, insisting that the current chill out of the lockdown doesn’t imply that the state was out of the wooden.
In an announcement issued on Sunday by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Rafiu Ajakaye, the federal government warned folks in opposition to letting down their guards as the extent of menace of an infection stays excessive throughout the nation.
Ajakaye revealed that the federal government imposed a curfew between 6 p.m. and 6.a.m starting from tomorrow (Monday) till additional discover whereas limiting the motion of individuals throughout the state.
Based on him, the transfer follows the settlement of the Northern Governors Discussion board (NGF) to stop non-essential and unauthorised motion with the intention to curtail the unfold of the virus.
“Efficient from tomorrow Monday Might four, there will likely be state-wide curfew between 6p.m. and 6.a.m. till additional discover. That is a part of the settlement of the Northern Governors Discussion board (NGF) to stop non-essential and unauthorised motion that might spike an infection fee.
“Additionally, along with the measures earlier introduced on Friday Might 1, the federal government hereby bans travels/motion from one native authorities to the opposite. That is very true of native governments with clear borders,” the assertion partly learn.
In the meantime, the six COVID-19 sufferers have been discharged within the state after testing unfavourable twice for the coronavirus illness.
This comes two weeks after two former COVID-19 sufferers have been discharged.