Colleges in Imo Impart in conjunction with the elevated institutions were shut down to enable of us to present protection to themselves properly in opposition to the lethal Coronavirus.
The Impart Governor, Senator Hope Uzodinma gave the directive in a are living broadcast Friday, asking heads of faculties within the remark to adhere strictly to the directive.
While expressing worries over the unfold of the viral disease the sphere over, he appealed that Imo of us can also merely calm now not entertain distress because the govt, based on him, has effect mandatory machinery in predicament to forestall it from finding its methodology into the remark.
He mentioned that the committee on the prevention of the disease led by the worn INEC chairman, Prof. Maurice Iwu, will enact a exact job in guaranteeing the COVID-19 is kept at bay.
Nonetheless, he has known as for a complete compliance of all Imolites to this directive, promising that the remark obtained’t sage any case of the disease inside of the interval this could closing.
Meanwhile, the Governor has charged the committee alongside the Ministry of Well being to with out delay inaugurate public enlightenment and distribution of hand sanitizers particularly to rural areas of the remark.