The Joint Public Service Negotiating Council Ekiti State has called on the state government to convert the Task Force for the prevention of Covid-19 into a standing committee ahead of possible future health challenges.
This is contained in a statement signed by the State Chairman of the council, Comrade Kayode Fatomiluyi and the State Secretary, Comrade Gbenga Olowoyo.
The workers union leaders urges the state Government to intensify efforts at ensuring proper turnaround of Oba Adejuyigbe General Hospitl isolation centre for critical health issues for the benefit of humanity.
The State leadership of the Joint Public Service Negotiating Council however commend the Ekiti State Government for taken appropriate pro-active measures to curtail the deadly pandemic Corona Virus in the State.
“Corona Virus as a scourge requires the timely approach adopted by the Governor of Ekiti State Dr. John Kayode Fayemi who is the Chairman State Task Force on Corona Virus (Covid19) his focused efforts to permanently defeat the scourge in the state is highly commendable.
“The Joint Public Service Negotiation Council opined that it is noteworthy to appreciate the coordinated approach devised by the State Task Force with International Agencies such as World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF which resulted in the provision of Technical Support to ensure diligent contact tracing and case management process.
The JNC leadership appealed to workers to adhere strictly to all the precautionary measures so as to remain safe.
“we urge workers to maintain their cool as all pending workers’ welfare will be addressed as the present situation is normalized.