COVID-19: Extension Of Lockdown Will Spell Doom, Ayade Warns

Cross River Governor Ben Ayade has warned that any further extension of lockdown of the country in response to the ravaging COVID-19 pandemic will spell doom. He said any further extension of the lockdown will give rise as to uncontrollable youth restiveness, adding that it was better to lockout than lockdown. The governor spoke at the Industrial Park, Calabar. Ayade said the recruitment of 8,000 youths was targeted at avoiding social tension in view of the harsh economic impact created by COVID 19. Ayade: “With prices of oil falling, locking…

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