The National Identity Management Commission has ordered the rapid shutdown of enrolment centres in Lagos, Katsina, Ekiti, Ogun and Anambra states as a part of preventive measures in opposition to the unfold of Coronavirus.
The announcement was contained in an announcement issued by the Head of Corporate Communications of NIMC Mr Kayode Adegoke on Friday in Abuja.
” As a part of the measures to cease the unfold of the Coronavirus pandemic, the NIMC has ordered the rapid shutdown of all its enrollment facilities in Lagos, Katsina, Ekiti, Ogun and Anambra states,” he stated.
Adegoke stated, the choice grew to become crucial to guard workers and candidates from the Coronavirus.
”The transfer turns into crucial to forestall our Staff and candidates from getting extra susceptible to the pandemic.
” Consequently, all enrolment actions, card assortment and different id associated actions are hereby suspended within the aforementioned states until additional discover.
” The closure is just not meant to create panic however to arrest the unfold of the illness, which has develop into a world risk,” he stated.
He stated, the fee nevertheless regretted any inconvenience precipitated because of their choice.
”We hereby remorse any inconvenience the closure might trigger as our paramount concern as accountable and responsive fee is the protection of all,” he stated.