Borno State Government has kick started processes of relocating and decongesting Internally Displaced Persons camps in an effort to prevent the spread
Borno State Government has kick started processes of relocating and decongesting Internally Displaced Persons camps in an effort to prevent the spread of Coronavirus Disease at the camps across the State.
The Borno State Deputy Governor, Alhaji Usman Umar Kadafur disclosed this to newsmen in Maiduguri while Fielding questions from journalist on measures taken by the high powered committee on the prevention and control of the spread of covid-19 in the state.
Usman also said that the committee had earlier given a standing order on restriction of movements in and out of the twenty three designated IDP camps across the state.
He further expressed his appreciation to the governor and entire people of the state for their support, cooperation and understanding during the lockdown he also commended them for abiding the directives and measures given by the federal and state governments to prevent the spread if the covid-19 disease in the state
The Deputy Governor however emphasized the need for improved hygiene and healthy environment through sanitation.
Usman added that upon the Insurgency challenges, Borno State Government was able to provide some palliatives to the IDPs to cushion their sufferings during the lockdown with the hope for provision of more.