Tag Archives: Presidential Task Force on COVID-19

Buhari Lifts Ban On Interstate Movement, Approves Limited Reopening Of Schools

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the limited reopening of schools for students of graduating classes. Schools have been closed since March in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID). However, during a Monday press briefing by the chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, he disclosed that the…

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COVID-19: Federal Government Unveils Guidelines For Reopening Of Churches, Mosques

The Federal Government has shared the guidelines for places of worship to resume activities in the country, according to The Punch. The National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu, stated this on Tuesday during a briefing in Abuja. According to him, the duration for worship centres must not be more than an hour.…

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COVID-19: FG Adjusts Nationwide Curfew, Grants Reopening Of Places Of Worship, Banks And Hotels From June 2

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has unveiled new directives regarding the ease of lockdown in Nigeria. Speaking at its daily press briefing in Abuja, the National Coordinator of the President Taskforce, Dr Sani Aliyu, announced that the nationwide curfew has been adjusted from 10pm to 4am. He said, “Effective from tomorrow, Tuesday, June 2,…

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FG Warns Nigerians To Avoid Contact With Quarantined Dubai Returnees

The Federal Government has sent advised Nigerians to avoid contact with citizens recently evacuated from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, until their quarantine phase was over and they were certified healthy. Some returnees had in a viral video on Wednesday protested their ill treatment by the Nigerian Government since they voluntarily returned to the country. Boss Mustapha, Secretary…

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Task force Urges Tailors To Mass Produce Local Face Masks

Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha has urged Nigerian tailors to start mass producing face mask, using the country’s local fabrics. According the Independent Nigeria, Mustapha said this at the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 press briefing on Thursday in Abuja while addressing the…

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