Rivers State Government has set up a 12-man Task Force on the enforcement of ban on public gatherings and places of worship in order t check the spread of coronavirus.
The Task Force which is headed by Gov. Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, include the Commissioner of Police, Garrison Commander, 6 Division of the Nigerian Army, Air Force Commander,
Naval Commander and State Director, Department of State Services.
Others members are State Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, Secretary to the State Government, Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Chief of Staff, Government House and Commissioner for Health.
The statement also shows that the Commissioner for Information and Communication will serve as secretary.
The Task Force is expected to hold its inaugural meeting on Wednesday, 25th March, 2020 by 11am at the Government House, Port Harcourt.