Write what you are looking for and press enter to begin your search!

Logo

Date: 05 Jul, 2020

Stat:475 Members 555 Posts

President Buhari Extends Lockdown Till July 27, Lifts Ban On Interstate Movement (Read Details)

Admin

By Admin

June 29th, 2020

 
4

Comments

    
4

Views

    
0

Likes

    
1

Dislikes

Featured image
Featured image

The Federal Government has extended the Phase Two of the eased lockdown by four weeks, but partially lifted the ban on interstate movement.

Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce PTF on Covid-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation SGF, Mr Boss Mustapha disclosed this at a briefing Monday in Abuja.

He said within this extended phase, there will also be a safe re-opening of schools to allow graduating students back to classes, while interstate movements would only take place outside curfew hours.

Announcing the new measures, the SGF said:-
“I am pleased to inform you that Mr. President has carefully considered the 5th Interim Report of the PTF and has accordingly approved that, with the exception of some modifications to be expatiated upon later, the Phase Two of the eased lockdown be extended by another four weeks with effect from Tuesday, June 30, 2020 through Midnight of Monday, 27 July, 2020.

“Specifically, however, the following measures shall either remain in place or come into effect: Maintaining the current phase of the national response for another four weeks in line with modifications to be expatriated by the National Coordinator; Permission of movement across State borders only outside curfew hours with effect from 1st July, 2020;

Enforcement of laws around non-pharmaceutical interventions by States, in particular, the use of face masks in public places; Safe re-opening of schools to allow students in graduating classes resume in-person in preparation for examinations and; Safe reopening of domestic aviation services as soon as practicable”.

Related Posts

Featured image
Naija News More Details Emerge On The Resumption Of Lagos Schools For August 3

Babajide Sanwo-Olu, governor of Lagos, has announced August 3 as resumption date for students in ...Read more

Featured image
Naija News Hushpuppi: APC Statement Irresponsible, Cheap Politics – Saraki

Former Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has described as irresponsible and cheap poli...Read more

Featured image
Naija News Three Nigerian Soldiers, Seven Boko Haram Fighters Killed During Attack On Borno Community

Three Nigerian soldiers were killed following a gun battle with Boko Haram insurgents in the Dama...Read more

Write a comment

Comments (4)

Akokonso1 avatar

Akokonso1

5 days ago

Wow Good news of the year

MD avatar

MD

5 days ago

Hmmmmmm.. Issokay at least people go still get time prepare and plan ahead.. Bet seriously we don't need dis lockdown

Rufahin10 avatar

Rufahin10

5 days ago

is this how we will continue this lockdown ni? m actually fed up

mohammed15 avatar

mohammed15

2 days ago

Mr president will are tired of all this pls let us resume in time