Kaduna Govt directs partial market activities for food, medicine sellers

Markets in State are partially on Tuesday, April 14, and, Wednesday, April 15, from 8am 6pm, for and medicine sellers, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports

.This was contained in a statement by Samuel Aruwan, Commissioner, Internal Security and Home Affairs, issued in KadunaAruwan said only sellers of and medicines are permitted their shops and stalls.

” This is part of the deliberate policy of relaxing the COVID-19 restriction of movement on every two days weekly, to residents stock up on and essentials.

“Customers who come the market are to observe , which will be strictly enforced,” he said.Aruwan added that commercial buses are to comply with the limit of maximum two per row, while commercial motorcycles and tricycles are prohibited from plying any road.

The commissioner said only who have a compelling reason to go out should do so.He said that the public were required to stay at home, wash their hands regularly with soap and water, avoid large gatherings and observe respiratory hygiene.Aruwan explained that the danger of community transmission of the Coronavirus remains high in the state, and urged residents to abide by all regulations as the state health system cannot cope with a wide outbreak. (NAN)