Covid-19: Enforcement of Restriction Orders
The Police High Command has said that those in essential services including hospital workers and journalists are exempted from the restrictions on movement occasioned by the Coronavirus pandemic.
This was made known in a statement signed by the Spokesman of the Nigerian Police Force, Frank Mba.
Mba, a Deputy Commissioner of Police stated, "All essential workers including medical personnel, firefighters, ambulance services, journalists among others, are exempted from the restriction of movement associated with both the partial lockdown and the national curfew across the federation.
"The Inspector General of Police, IGP Mohammed A. Adamu has therefore directed all zonal Assistant Inspectors General of Police, AIGs, and Commands Commissioners of Police to give effect to these exemptions whilst enforcing the restriction orders."