Lockdown still effective in Kaduna — State Govt

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Kaduna

…as  Governor speaks on Tuesday

By Ibrahim HassanWuyo

The Kaduna State Government has disowned a document that has been making the rounds, stating that the Quarantine Law has been reviewed and that 12-hour  lockdown is now in place.

The fake document claimed that the lockdown is now from 6 pm to 6 am but that interstate travel remains banned.

Several people have called government officials to enquire about the authenticity of the document that has been going viral on social media platforms.

In a statement issued by the Special Adviser on Media and Communication,  Mr. Muyiwa Adekeye on Sunday, the government said that ‘’ the Quarantine Order remains in force until Tuesday, 9 June 2020 when the two-week extension expires.’’

‘’Until then, the lockdown remains in force. The night-time curfew also remains in force, until the government announces otherwise,’’ the Special Adviser warned.

According to Adekeye, Governor  Nasir El-Rufai will address the state on…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper