Jigawa State Governor Alhaji, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar has lifted lockdown and ordered for the immediate opening of all weekly markets in the State.
The Governor explain briefly at the Government House, Dutse, the State capital.
The order came irrespective of the decreasing number of positive cases in the State.
“In the last week, only seven cases were recorded throughout the State and 222 out of 283 COVID-19 cases have been discharged from the isolation center,” he stated.
The State government found it not necessary to lift the weekly markets suspension and all the areas where lockdown order was imposed.