CORONAVIRUS: AMAC ORDERS WORKERS YO STAY AT HOME FOR 2 WEEKS

By Gbenga Omokhunu, Abuja

The Abuja Municipal Area Council, (AMAC), Chairman, Hon. Abdullahi Candido, has directed all Council’s workers, except those on essential services, to remain at home for two weeks as part of measure to curtain the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

A statement by the Council’s Divisional Head Information/Public Relations, Mrs Patience Olaloye, explained workers on essential services workers are to resume work at 9.00 am and close by 1.00pm daily.

They include the Heads of Departments; Councillors; Supervisory Councillors and all those playing essential roles in each department.

“With immediate effect the Chairman directed the officials of the Departments of Health and Environment to commence action on measure to adopt to ensure the Council is free of any virus either by fumigation or otherwise as these departments deemed fit,” the statement added.

The council added that all persons who have no business to do at the secretariat within this period of time shall not be allowed access