Gov. Masari Of Katsina Orders Immediate Relaxation Of Lockdown Order


Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has ordered immediate relaxation of the lockdown order through out the state saying that there had been decrease in cases of the COVID-19 pandemic in the area. 

Alhaji Masari said in a statement signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Mustapha Muhammad Inuwa, that the government and other stakeholders took into consideration  effects of the the lockdown on the socioeconomic activities of the people of the state before the relaxation order. 

The statement read, "the Governor strongly warns the people to strictly observe and adhere to all health and safety  guidelines such as wearing of face masks, maintaining social distancing protocols, regular washing of hands with soap and use of sanitiser in order to completely contain the spread of the COVID-19 infection."

However, the restrictions on the operation of motorcycles and inter-state travels are still in force.