Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State

From Abdullahi Jalaludeen (Kano)

Kano State Government has directed all civil servants to resume work with immediate effect.

The state Commissioner for Information, Muhammad Garba disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday.

He said Governor Abdullahi Ganduje gave the directive during the weekly State Executive Council Meeting held at the Government House, Kano.

Mallam Garba explained that the measure followed successes recorded in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in the state in the last three months.

The Commissioner also stated that permanent secretaries and heads of extra ministerial department and agencies are, by this directive, requested to ensure compliance to COVID-19 protocols and regulations in their working places.

Workers in Kano were directed to stay at home since January 18, following upsurge in cases of the disease.