Lorry with registration number MGR 148 XA, Jigawa transporting about thirty three people from Plateau State was tracked and intercepted in front of government house, Awka and escorted back to Anambra/Enugu boundary.
The lorry was also loaded with goats, motorcycles and other things. After Interrogating the passengers, it was discovered that they came from Jos, on their way to Onitsha for business transactions.
The Chief Press Secretary to Governor Obiano, Mr James Eze while speaking to the press said that eventhough the occupants of thr lorry are Nigerians, their movement contravenes the interstate movement directive of President Mohammadu Buhari in keeping with the COVID-19 Protocol.
He advised every state to follow the COVID-19 protocol in order to eliminate COVID-19 in the country.