Federal Government Orders Civil Servants To Resume Monday


The Federal Authorities has ordered civil servants from Grade level 14 and above to resume on Monday.

In circular by Head of Service of the Federation Dr. Folashade Yemi-Esan, it stated that the Federal secretariat complexes have been decontaminated whereas efforts had been ongoing to do similar in different public workplaces.

The circular reads: “Additional to Mr President’s broadcast on a phased and gradual easing of the lockdown measures occasioned by COVID-19, officers on GL 14 and above and people in important companies are hereby directed to resume work with impact from Monday, 4th of May, 2020 within the first occasion.“

Places of work are to open thrice every week – Monday, Wednesday and Friday – and shut at 2:00pm on every day.”

The circular further suggested that affected officers to restrict the variety of guests they obtain while hand- washing facilities must be positioned at each strategic location inside their workplace premises.