The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 (PTF) has announced a date for the resumption of inter-state movements in Nigeria.
According to the Personal Assistant to the President on New Media, Bashir Ahmad who announced this via his Twitter handle on Thursday said;
“Interstate movement may resume on June 21, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, gave the hint recently, as domestic flights expected to also resume on June 21,” Ahmad quoted Aliyu to have said regarding interstate movement in Nigeria,” Ahmed posted
Recall that the Federal Government last Monday, June 1, 2020, announced a cautious advance into the second phase of the national response to COVID-19. As part of the measure in the new phase, the FG has announced the full reopening of the financial sector.
This was announced by the national coordinator of the presidential task force on COVID-19, Dr Aliyu Sani. He said that the banks will now be allowed to operate at normal working hours five days a week as against the restricted time of 2 or 3 pm that was announced during the first phase of the easing of lockdown.