Imo State Government on Monday said that it has not declared public holidays in the state.
Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Declan Emelumba, in a statement, said neither did it declare a sit-at-home on Mondays.
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Our correspondent gathered that the statement followed heightened fears over the spate of attacks by gunmen in the state.
The statement said, “This is to inform all indigenes and residents of Imo State that government has not authorised any public holiday or sit-at-home across the state, either today, Monday,March 21,2022 or any other working day.
“Consequently, everyone is advised to go about his or her normal duties.
“Civil servants are particularly advised to ensure that they are in their offices discharging their responsibilities.
“Those who abstain from duty without authorisation will be sanctioned accordingly.”
He assured all indigenes and residents of adequate security as they go about their lawful activities.