Rivers State Government has disclosed that the Manager of Prodest Hotel recently demolished by the State Government is among the 27 new cases of coronavirus in the State
The State Commissioner for Information and Communications Paulinus Nsirim in a special announcement said this latest development validates the State Government’s proactive approach towards the fight against COVID-19.
“Rivers State Government has recorded 27 new positive coronavirus cases.
“The Manager of Prodest Hotel, Eleme is among the new positive cases.
“This latest development validates the State Government’s proactive approach towards the fight against COVID-19,” Nsirim said.
Prodest Hotel was demolished two weeks ago because the owners violated Executive Order 7 which banned the operation of hotels.
The COVID-19 Taskforce members from the Local Government who went to enforce the Executive Order were brutalized and dehumanised leading to the death of one of them.