The Federal Government has directed civil servants who have not been going to work since March this year when the lockdown was declared to curtail the spread of COVID-19 started, to resume for work come Monday, October 19.
The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha; and the National Coordinator, Sanni Aliyu, disclosed this at the press briefing of the task force today Thursday, October 15.
Only civil servants of Salary Grade Level 12 and above as well as those on essential duties have been going to work.
The PTF has directed that civil servants below SGL 12 can now resume work. It also directed Ministries, Departments, and Agencies to ensure that they alternate the days the civil servants will be at work in order to ensure social distancing.