Federal public servants have been ordered to stay at home, due to the ongoing global pandemic.
The Federation’s Head of Service, Dr Folasade Yemi-Esan on Monday, said the order had become a necessary measure by the Federal Government to manage the identified cases of COVID-19 and to curb its spread. She made known the Governments concern about the welfare of workers and Nigerians in general.
Dr Yemi-Esan in her statement stressed that “as further steps to check the spread of COVID-19, all non-essential public servants on grade level 12 and below are to stay and work from home with effect from Tuesday 24th March 2020 until further notice”.
She also stated that all other categories of officers who will be at work are strongly advised to limit the number of visitors they receive to the barest minimum to reduce physical contact as much as possible.