Eight points as FG reopens schools, borders, others


Eight points as FG reopens schools, borders, others

By David Royal

Here are the highlights of the last presidential taskforce briefing that announced the reopening of borders, return of graduating students to schools among others.

1] The Federal Government extended the Phase Two of the eased lockdown by four weeks with effect from Tuesday, June 30, 2020, through Midnight of Monday, 27 July 2020.

2] Interstate movement partially lifted only outside curfew hours

3] Safe reopening of domestic aviation services as soon as practicable

4] Safe re-opening of schools to allow students in graduating classes resume in-person in preparation for examinations.

Speaking during a COVID-19 briefing in Abuja, the Secretary to Government of the Federation and Chairman, Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, said that students in graduating classes were to resume in preparation for their exams while tertiary institutions still remain closed.

5] FG lamented the continued and general non-compliance with safety measures, noting that…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper