COVID-19: Edo Government begins arrest, prosecution of violators of order on face mask

Mon May 4th, 2020 - Edo

Edo Government on Monday began to arrest and prosecution of violators of its order on compulsory use of face masks and other measures it put in place to curtail the spread of the novel coronavirus.

A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) who monitor the situation in Benin metropolis, reports that the violators were being prosecuted at the Mobile Court at Urokpota Hall in the city centre.

The arrests were being made by the State Public Work Volunteer Scheme (PUWOV), in collaboration with the police and other security agencies.




source: Guardian