Kogi govt distributes facemasks to drivers, market women


Kogi State Government has distributed facemasks worth millions of naira to drivers and market women in major motor parks and markets in Lokoja the state capital, to prevent the spread of the dreaded coronavirus in the state.

The Commissioner of Health, Dr Saka Haruna, who flagged of the distribution of the materials, said the gesture was part of precautionary measures put in place by the government to curtail the spread of the novel Coronavirus in the State.

Dr Saka who was represented by the Director Administration and Finance, Mr James Ameh in the ministry, said the materials would go along way in curtailing the spread of the pandemic.

The Commissioner disclosed that the…

Source: Nigerian Tribune