Press release on Plateau State Lockdown Reminder (Read More)

The government of Plateau State posted a press release reminder on COVID 19 Lockdown.



In view of the Executive order issued by His Excellency, Rt. Hon. (Dr.) @sblalong, KSG, Executive Governor of Plateau State, I wish to remind the citizens of the state as follows:

That the lockdown which is now a standing order, begins a second past 12.00 midnight of Sunday 31st May, 2020 till 12.00 midnight of Wednesday 3rd June, 2020.

That the curfew imposed on the nation by the President and Commander In Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, His Excellency, @MBuhari, GCFR, between the hours of 8.00 p.m. and 6.00 a.m., is still in force and should be adhered to.

That All passes earlier issued by the State government are no longer valid from the 1st of June, 2020. New passes will be issued by the relevant issuing authority as earlier announced.

That the wearing of face masks is mandatory and defaulters are liable to a fine of not less than N1,000.00 only, when caught.

5.That unless otherwise stated, all matters and restrictions related to the previous order as it affects COVID-19, remain in force and should be strictly observed, failure of which defaulters will have themselves to blame.

In the light of the above therefore, the Security personnel who have been saddled with the responsibility of enforcement have been detailed to ensure total compliance of these orders please.

His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Plateau State, Rt. Hon. (Dr.) Simon Bako Lalong, KSG, appreciates the understanding and sacrifices of all and sundry in this regards.


Dan Manjang,
Commissioner of Information and Communication,
Plateau State.

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