Civil Servants On Grade Level 15 And Above To Resume Work On Tuesday -LASG
All state civil servants from grade level 15 and above are to resume work on Tuesday, the 5th of May, 2020 according to the Lagos State Government.
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, gave the order on Sunday during a press conference as the commercial city begins the easing of the COVID-19 lockdown on Monday.
According to Governor Sanwo-Olu, while the affected workers will resume duties, workers below grade level 14 are to stay at home from Monday, the 4th of May, 2020.
Gawat Jubril tweeted-
FLASH: Governor of Lagos State, Mr @jidesanwoolu has ordered ALL State Public Servants to stay at home for tomorrow 4th May 2020 .. while ONLY Grade Level 15 and above can come to work from Tuesday .. #Covid19Lagos @gboyegaakosile @LSMOH @followlasg @Riddwane pic.twitter.com/HL4rnqDHJd
The Commissioner for Local Government and Community Affairs, Dr Wale Ahmed, said that the markets and stores will be opened from 9 a.m till 3 p.m on the selected days.
He also added that all food and farm produce sellers will operate on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
According to Dr Wale, the move follows the gradual easing of the COVID-19 lockdown in Lagos State from Monday, May 4th, adding that safety measures must, however, be observed in the markets.
A further breakdown of the figures in Lagos State discloses that 791 of the cases are active while 247 persons have been released with 30 lives lost to the pandemic as at the time of filling.