John Adams, Minna

Following the discovery of the first case of Coronavirus in Limawa area of Minna, the Niger State capital, the state Governor Alhaji Abubakar Sani Bello, has announced a total lockdown of the state for two weeks beginning 

The Governor also directed that Limawa community, with a population of over 500 people where the Coronavirus case was discovered be completely isolated from the rest of the public within the two weeks periods.

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The governor said the decision to Lock down the state was arrived after a joint emergency meeting of the state executive council with the COVID 19 Task Force to review the situation and stop further spread of the Coronavirus

The governor said the two-week lock down is subject to review if need arises, stressing that window have been created within the two weeks to enable the people purchase essential things.