The following areas of Port Harcourt Local Government Area have been placed under a total and complete lockdown till further notice by Governor Wike.
– Creek road, including Prison junction, Nembe waterside, Cultural Centre, Yam Zone and Ahoada Street.
– Diobu area, including education bus stop, Kalabari by Odi Street, Afikpo Street, Gambia Street, the entire Ikoku Spare part zone, Rivers State University roundabout, and Abali Park under the flyover (both descending and ascending).
All residents and visitors to these neighbourhoods must stay at home.
All business premises, shops and commercial interactions must also cease in these places with immediate effect.
Stores and remote areas being converted into mini-markets in Obio/Akpor LGA will lead to a total lockdown of the LGA, Governor Wike warns.
The Rivers State Government will in few days time, take appropriate actions against bus and taxi drivers disobeying the social distance order and the mandatory use of hand sanitizer and face masks.