The Jigawa State Chief Judge, Justice Aminu Sabo Ringim on Friday ordered the immediate resumption of court proceedings across the state.
A statement signed and issued by the Acting Director Administration and Publicity of the state judiciary, Barrister Auwalu Sani Balago on Friday, stated that all COVID-19 protocols must be observed in courts.
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He added that the new guidelines on the pandemic which was approved by the National judiciary council, NJC, includes the fumigation of courts premises and training of judicial staff on safety protocols in order to stem the spread of the deadly disease.
The statement urged judges and other court users to submit to temperature checks, use of face masks, hand washing and social distancing while entering the court premises.