Mayor Climaco issues updated health protocols vs Covid-19, including new variant


Zamboanga City Mayor Beng Climaco has issued an executive order realigning existing Covid-19 protocols with the updated national guidelines to preempt and prevent the entry of the new variant of coronavirus disease in the city.

EO BC-625-2021, also known as the “Zamboanga City Covid-19 guidelines,” covers specific Modified General Community Guidelines; general guidelines; curfew hours; protocols for social activities; gatherings and similar events and protocols in public transportation as well as its implementation and sanctions and procedures.

“The mandatory wearing of face mask and face shield by all passengers shall be strictly enforced. The driver must wear face mask at all times while driving,” one of the provisions of the EO read.

The EO shall take effect immediately and shall remain in force until otherwise lifted or amended or superseded.