The Kano Condition Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has purchased the closure of land borders and routes linking the point out to other components of the nation, in a bid to deal with Coronavirus.
Ganduje disclosed that the closure normally takes result from Friday, March 27.
In a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Abba Anwar, Ganduje claimed movements coming in and out of the state ended up banned beginning from 12:00 a.m. Friday, March 27, 2020, NAN studies.
He mentioned: “This incorporates all types of movements by way of the borders of the point out, even people coming to Kano through Domestic Wing of Malam Aminu Kano Intercontinental Airport will keep on being at the airport, with out finding entry into the city.
“This selection is tough but definitely necessary, as aspect of precautionary actions from the unfold of COVID-19 pandemic.
“We urge Kano citizens and all other Nigerians to bear with this challenging situation”.
In accordance to him, land borders will be shut although government ensures near monitoring of the situation to maintain the folks abreast of growth.
Anwar said that the law enforcement, associates of the Kano Street Transport Authority (KAROTA), Hisbah and other protection agencies had been mobilised to enforce compliance with the border closure.
As at present, the tally of verified Coronavirus scenario in the place as verified by Nigeria Centre for Sickness Handle, NCDC, stands at 51.