The Federal Capital Territory Administration has ordered staff at Grade level 1 to 12 to cease at home as allotment of measures to curb the unfold of coronavirus.
It furthermore ordered the rapid closure of outlets in the markets and neighbourhood centres, moreover these selling meals objects and many needed commodities.
The Minister of FCT, Muhammad Bello, who offered the measure at a press convention on Tuesday in Abuja, furthermore ordered the rapid closure of church buildings and mosques.
Bello said, “Retailers in the markets and neighbourhood centres in the FCT are to be shut to traders moreover folks who sell needed commodities and medicines. On the opposite hand, pharmacies and supermarkets selling needed products and bakeries are to remain birth nonetheless abide strictly by laid down measures.”
While noting that the FCTA had raised an emergency response staff to form out the unfold, the minister explained that containing the virus depended largely on private choices.
In impart to better address cases of an infection, the minister said the FCTA would work carefully with the University of Abuja Instructing Clinic to develop the skill of the hot isolation and remedy centre to accommodate more patients by providing the needed facilities.
He added that the Zuba Overall Clinic would furthermore be transformed into an isolation and remedy centre to accommodate more patients must the necessity arise.
The FCT Commissioner of Police, Bala Ciroma, who became as soon as on the match, promised that safety agencies would put in force the impart limiting gathering to no longer more than 50 participants in church buildings and mosques.