From Timothy Olanrewaju, Maiduguri
Aid workers in some humanitarian organisations in Borno State have been told to work from home with efficient from Monday following the spike in instances of COVID-19 in some states.
Scores of support workers have been seen returning home on Monday morning just a few hours after their resumption in their places of work.
‘Two hours after resuming today in the office for the week, we were told to go home and work from homes,’ an support employee told Daily Sun on situation of anonymity.
The supply stated different worldwide NGOs offering humanitarian companies in the state have additionally given the similar directive to their workers
A senior workers in one of the INGOs not authorised to communicate to newsmen disclosed that the transfer was to forestall the unfold of COVID-19 with extra confirmed instances already reported in some states.
Borno has a complete of 880 confirmed instances of COVID-19 since April when it recorded its first case.
An replace by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday sneakers there are 22,834 lively instances of Coronavirus out of the 121,566 confirmed instances together with 2,504. A complete of 964 new instances have been recorded over the weekend with Lagos nonetheless having the highest instances.
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