The Cross Rivers State governor, Ben Ayade has shared nose masks to civil servants across the state and asked them to return to work as he calls of the lockdown in the state.
The state government announced in a statement by Christian Ita, the Senior Special Assistant on media to the governor.
The statement reads in part, “The governor of Cross River State, Professor Ben Ayade has issued the following new orders: All civil servants from Grade Level 10 and above are to resume work on Tuesday, April 14, 2020.
“The no mask no movement policy is still in full force. All returning civil servants are to receive nose masks from the COVID-19 Response Task Force through their respective permanent secretaries. All nose masks to be used in the state must be locally made, with the place of origin clearly marked.
“The sale of masks made by the Cross River State Garment Factory is prohibited. Masks are to be distributed free of charge.”