Following the ban on social gatherings of more than 20 persons, MTN Nigeria has also announced that its staff would now work from home.
The company’s Senior Manager, External Relations, Funso Aina said that the telco’s operations would continue to run at full scale with essential staff working limited hours on-site.
He said: “MTN Nigeria has directed its team to start working from home from Monday as part of precautionary measures to stop the spread of COVID-19.
“We also plan to announce the temporary closure of some of our stores. Those that will remain open will operate reduced hours and maintain strict and social distance measures.
“The situation unfolding around the world is unlike anything we have seen in our lifetime and is a reminder that we are all more connected than we ever know,” he added.