The federal government has asked all the workers in its employ to resume work on Monday, October 19
The order was given on Thursday, October 15, by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, during a briefing on COVID-19
Mustapha said that the civil servants were asked to stay at home in March to contain the spread of COVID-19
After spending almost seven months at home, all the federal civil servants have been ordered to resume their duties on Monday, October 19.
This was disclosed on Thursday, October 15, by the chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, and the national coordinator of PTF, Sanni Aliyu, at the press briefing in Abuja, the nation’s capital.
The SGF said the civil servants were asked to stay at home since March when the lockdown was declared to curtail the spread of COVID-19.
Recall that only civil servants of Salary Grade Level 12 and above as well as those on essential duties have been going to work.
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Mustapha, who is also the Secretary to the Government of Federation (SGF) directed that civil servants below SGL 12 can now resume work.
It, however, directed Ministries, Departments, and Agencies (MDAs) to ensure that they alternate the days the civil servants will be at work in order to ensure social distancing.
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