By Christopher Tom, Uyo
Tourism sector would reinforce covid19 protocols in the hospitality industry and other tourist centres in Akwa Ibom as alternative means to prevent another phase of Corona virus outbreak in the state .
Speaking to newsmen in uyo on Monday, the Chairman, Akwa Ibom State Hotels Management and Tourism Board Mr Ini Akpabio said given the emerging waves of Covid19 pandemic in Western world , Tourism authorities in the state would re- emphasize the laid down rules to prevent spread of the disease.
” I can only say we would emphasize what we have done before . We did before still sustain us and that is the same thing done worldwide . The protocol of wearing facemasks , observing observing social distancing, hand washing and regular use of hand sanitizers.”