Delta to shut land borders Sunday

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Delta State Government on Thursday said it would shut all entry and exit points in the state from 6am on Sunday, to check the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic.

This was the central point of a letter from the Secretary to the State Government, Chinedu Ebie, to his Edo State colleague, Osarodion Ogie, and dated March 26, 2020.

He urged Edo State to help in ensuring the strict implementation of the decision

He stated that the closure of the borders would help to check the spread of the disease from other parts of the country.