Governor Nasir el-rufai of Kaduna State on Saturday announced that public servants in the state would resume work on July 20.
El-rufai, who disclosed this via his Kaduna State government’s Twitter page on Saturday, said resumption would be in strict compliance to COVID-19 safety protocols.
He said, “Public servants in Kaduna State will resume on Monday, 20 July 2020, with strict compliance to Covid-19 protocols.
The governor said offices would open by 9am and close by 3pm, adding that the public servants on grade level 14 would to work three days in a week, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays while grade level 7-13 officers would work only on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
“Grade Levels 14 and above will be in their offices Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, while Grade Level 7 to 13 will resume on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 9am-3pm.
“Chief executives of MDAs may declare the services of any of their officers as essential and direct their office days and working hours accordingly”, el-rufai said.
This development is coming after the governor announced gradual easing of COVID-19 lockdown in Kaduna State last month.
So far, Kaduna State has recorded 1,099 cases of COVID-19, 829 COVID-19 patients have been treated and discharged, while 12 deaths have been record as a result of COVID-19.