COVID-19: Gov Emmanuel meets A’Ibom health workers

* Warns against fake news * Calls for security of coastal borders against illegal entry       The Akwa Ibom state government has maintained that there is no confirmed case of coronavirus disease, covid-19, in the state. Government made this known through the Honourable Commissioner for Health, Dr. Ukpong, during a routine update on the global pandemic at Government House Press Center, Uyo, yesterday. According to him, “let me use this opportunity to state emphatically that, as at today, there is no confirmed case of COVID-19 disease in Akwa…

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COVID-19: Gov Emmanuel meets A’Ibom health workers

* HARPS ON TRAINING OF HEALTH WORKERS   * SAYS LOCKDOWN WON’T AFFECT FOOD MARKETS   Governor Udom Emmanuel has directed that the taskforce for containment of the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in Akwa Ibom State be trained and equipped to undertake its critical task, as the state commences a week long lockdown. The governor gave the directive when he met with executives of the Conglomeration of Health Workers Against COVID-19 at Government House, Uyo, on Sunday. The Conglomeration of Health Workers Against COVID-19 is an amalgamation of the…

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