The lockdown imposed on Kabba-Bunu Local Government Area of kogi state due to suspected cases of corona virus (COVID-19) has been lifted.
Governor of kogi state, Yahaya Bello who announced this on Friday at the Government House in Lokoja, explained that the decision became necessary after the result of all the samples taken and subjected to tests by the health workers in the local government came out negative.
Following the outcome, the governor insisted that Kogi has remained a COVID-19-free state and
urged the people of the state to adhere to the protocols of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to curb the spread of the disease.
Recall that Governor Bello had ordered a 14-day total lockdown in Kabba-Bubu in a state broadcast on Monday.