BREAKING: FG relaxes nationwide curfew

The Federal Government has reviewed the nationwide curfew imposed to checkmate the spread of coronavirus from 12 am to 4 am.

The National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu, disclosed this during a briefing at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, on Thursday.

He said: “I will first of all start with general movement. We are modifying the curfew to commence from 12 midnight to 4 am nationwide, effective from 12:00 tonight.

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“This does not apply to people on essential services and international travelers that might be returning from abroad.”

The Federal Government imposed a nationwide curfew on May 4, 2020, from 6 pm to 8 am.

It later reviewed it from 10 pm-4am on June 1.


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