Nigerian Workers in Federal Government employment from grade level 14 and above as well as others on essential services are to resume their daily work schedule and return to their duty post.
A memo issued on Tuesday by the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Folasade Yemi-Esan ordered the workers to call off their current stay-at-home induced by the covid-19 pandemic and open their offices to the public immediately.
However, according to the memo made available to journalists by Olawunmi Ogunmosunle, Director of Information, Office of the Head of Service of the Federation, the affected officers are to report to work daily, Monday to Friday from 9 am to 2 pm.
The statement reads:
“The officers are to ensure full compliance with the directives and advice on the prevention of the COVID -19 pandemic.
“These measures include maintenance of physical distancing, regular washing and/or sanitizing of hands and wearing of face masks.
“They are also to limit the number of visitors they receive to the barest minimum and ensure that the visitors comply with safety and health advice/ directives.”
Dr Yemi-Esan further advised Permanent Secretaries and Chief Executive Officers to abide with guidelines and advice on preventive measures contained in earlier circulars.