Fayemi orders lockdown in Ekiti, shuts borders

Sun Mar 29th, 2020 - Bauchi

Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti on Sunday announced a lockdown in the state, directing residents to stay at home from Monday.

The governor in a broadcast imposed a ban on all commercial activities as well as intra state travels, except for those bordering on essential services.

He said that anyone that violated the latest measures aimed at checking the further spread of the coronavirus pandemic in the state, risked a six-month jail term.




source: Guardian