Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has ordered the closure of all air, sea and land routes leading into the state in a move to check the spread of coronavirus to the state.
The announcement was contained in a statement made available to Igbere TV by Salihu Yakasai, the Director General, Media and Communications to Governor Ganduje on Friday.
He said the measure will take effect from midnight Friday March 27, 2020.
Revealing that the Aminu Kano International Airport would also be shut, the governor’s aide said “no one will be allowed into Kano or to go out of the state from Friday.”
Igbere TV gathered some of the routes and land borders leading into Kano, and that would be affected to include, the Jigawa, Katsina, Kaduna and Bauchi states borders.