Monday, June 22, 2020

Oyo State civil and public servants resume work today

The Oyo State civil and public servants of all grade levels, today fully resumed work following the directive of the state government after a three-month stay-at-home order.

The state secretariat was closed on March 27 as part of the measures to check the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.

But the secretariat reopened on April 27 to workers on grade level 13 and above.

Governor Seyi Makinde, the State Chairman of the Covid-19 Task Force on June 15 after a meeting by the task force, directed other categories of state workers to resume work on June 22.

Workers were seen trooping into the secretariat complex as early as 7:10 a.m. wearing their face masks.

Those that resumed substantially complied with the Covid-19 guidelines.

The ministries and agencies placed handwashing buckets, liquid detergent, and hand sanitisers at the entrance of their respective offices.

Happy Resumption!


  1. People are tired already

  2. Crazy governor. The cases are rising in the state and he is even planning to open schools