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Lagos Schools Resume August 3, Restaurants To Operate Eat-In Services At 50% Capacity

The Lagos State Government has announced that restaurants in the state will be reopened at 50 per cent capacity from August 14. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made this known on Saturday, August 1, in an address where he gave updates on the efforts of the state governments on Covid-19 crisis. He noted that restaurants and other public…

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Update: FG To Reopen Schools August 4 For Graduating Students

The Ministry of Education has directed all Secondary schools across the nation to commence academic activities on August 4 for exit classes only as efforts to curb the COVID-19 pandemic is still ongoing. According to statement released on Monday July 27 via Twitter, signed by the Director of Press, Ministry Of Education, Ben Bem Goong, the graduating students are to resume…

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Ekiti Reopens Schools And Places Of Worship

Weeks after the Ekiti warned that it might cancel the current relaxed lockdown, the State Government has directed worship centres in the state to resume services from Friday July 17. According to multiple reports, the new order is n line with the agreement reached by the state government and leaders of religious organisations in the state. Worshippers and religious leaders were urged…

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COVID-19: South Africa Reopens Schools, Eases Lockdown As Cases Exceed 50,000

South Africa has eased its lockdown restrictions and reopened schools despite coronavirus death toll passing 1,000 on Monday and new infections spiking over 50,000. According to official statistics, the number of detected infections was 50,879 — the worst in Africa. However, South Africa ranks second in terms of deaths at 1,080 after Egypt. The continent’s…

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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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