COVID-19: Fayemi relaxes lockdown


The Ekiti State government have relaxed the lockdown imposed on the state due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic.

This latest development was announced by the state governor, Kayode Fayemi.

The governor said from Monday, public officers on Grade Level 8 and above are to resume for duty while those on Grade Level 7 and below will still remain at home till further notice.

Fayemi added that the dusk-to-dawn curfew will resume from 8pm to 6am daily while lockdown of the state borders remains enforced.

Reopening of schools, worship centres and major markets will however be subject to on-going consultations with stakeholders.

Governor Fayemi however advised residents of the state to keep to all prescribed rules set for the prevention of COVID-19.

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