COVID-19: Rivers closes borders as Bayelsa imposes partial lockdown

Tony John, Port Harcourt and Femi Folaranmi, Yenagoa

Rivers Governor, Nyesom Wike, has announced that air, sea and land routes into the state will be closed to traffic, beginning from 6am today.

He stated this yesterday, in his statewide broadcast, saying the decision was in a bid to check the spread of coronavirus to Rivers.

“It is with gratitude to God that I announce to you that our state…


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