The Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu, has directed the State Ministry of Well being to liaise with the Chairmen of the 17 Native Authorities Councils of the State to make sure the quick formation of COVID-19 Committees on the Native Authorities stage.
The directive was contained in a press launch issued by Onyebuchi Ememanka, the Chief Press Secretary to the Abia State Governor on Monday.
The governor stated these committees shall be saddled with the accountability of disseminating important info on the pandemic throughout the remotest components of the state, together with huge public enlightenment on the necessity to abide by the preventive protocols towards the pandemic.
Governor Ikpeazu additionally reminded the folks of Abia State that the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic was nonetheless on and should be handled with each seriousness.
The Chief Govt Officer of Abia State posited that the primary and handiest line of defence towards the pandemic is on the private stage.
“Due to this fact all Abians should take private accountability for their very own security and well being”.
Ikpeazu directs Abia LG Chairmen to type COVID-19 committees