Covid-19: OSHA Suspends Plenary for 16 Days

The Osun State House of Assembly, OSHA, has suspended all plenary and parliamentary activities for sixteen days.

This is to take proactive measures to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus disease in the state.

At a press briefing held at the assembly complex, the Chairman, House Committee on Information and Civic Orientation, Mr. Moshood Akande noted that with confirmed cases of 36 and one death by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, it is expedient for the assembly to suspend all gathering to prevent the possible spread of the deadly Coronavirus.

He urged residents of the state to observe all precautions of regular hand washing, use of hand sanitizer, observing social distance and avoidance of large gatherings.

Mr. Akande also advised the State Government under the leadership of Governor Gboyega Oyetola to strengthen its resolve in combating the menace and activate necessary emergency public health protocols.

Funmi Adekoya

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