President Muhammadu Buhari failed to address Nigerians on Monday, 18th May, as was highly anticipated across the country, but instead, approved the extension of the lockdown in Kano State by two weeks and delayed the relaxation of directives for more areas of social, economic and existential operations in the rest of the country, saying the time is not ripe for it to fully relax its … Continue reading Covid-19 Update: PRES. BUHARI FAILS TO ADDRESS NIGERIANS, AS NCDC EXTENDS LOCKDOWN IN KANO FOR TWO WEEKS, DELAYS RELAXATION IN OTHER AREAS TILL JUNE 1ST
REMARK BY THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, REP. FEMI GBAJABIAMILA ON THE CONTROVERSY GENERATED BY THE PROPOSED CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL, 2020 ON THE FLOOR OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ON TUESDAY, 5TH MAY 2020. 1. When the House last sat in session on Tuesday the 28th of April 2020, we considered the proposed Control of Infectious Diseases Bill, amongst other things. … Continue reading REMARK BY THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, REP. FEMI GBAJABIAMILA ON THE CONTROVERSY GENERATED BY THE PROPOSED CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES BILL, 2020 ON THE FLOOR OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ON TUESDAY, 5TH MAY 2020.
The Federal Government has alerted members of the public to possible prosecution if caught moving without wearing face mask, as moves began to ease ongoing lockdown imposed on some cities and generally reopen the economy. This was made known Friday, 1st May, 2020, by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 which rolled out guidelines for the implementation of the phased and gradual easing of … Continue reading COVID-19 ALERT: Anyone Found Without A Face Mask From Monday, May 4, Will Be Prosecuted – FG
OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNMENT OF THE FEDERATION, 30th April, 2020 IMPLEMENTATION GUIDELINES FOR CONTAINMENT OF COVID-19 Further to the pronouncement of Mr. President in the broadcast of Monday, 27th April, 2020, in which he directed the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 to provide implementation guidelines on the new measures to control COVID-19 pandemic, the following are hereby issued for: – General Information … Continue reading Covid-19 Update: FED. GOVT RELEASES GUIDELINES ON PHASED LOCKDOWN RELAXATION
ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE CUMULATIVE LOCKDOWN ORDER OF LAGOS AND OGUN STATES AS WELL AS THE FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY ON COVID- 19 PANDEMIC AT THE STATE HOUSE, ABUJA, MONDAY, 27th APRIL, 2020 1. Fellow Nigerians 2. I will start by commending you all for the resilience and patriotism that you have shown in our collective … Continue reading Lockdown Update: PRES. BUHARI EXTENDS LOCKDOWN BY ONE WEEK, IMPOSES TOTAL LOCKDOWN ON KANO
The Minority Caucus of the House of Representatives has called on Nigerians to use the holy month of Ramadan to pray for the divine intervention of the Almighty Allah, particularly as the nation and the world at large seek solution for the COVID-19 pandemic. The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu, in a statement on Friday, 24th April, 2020, urged Nigerians … Continue reading Ramadan: HOUSE OF REPS MINORITY CAUCUS CALLS FOR PRAYERS, LOVE
“At today’s meeting of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF), my colleagues and I discussed how we have all responded to the #COVID19 pandemic in our respective states; and shared our recommendations on the best practices for handling the crisis as we move forward collectively.” – Gov Okowa. The 36 state governors, on Wednesday, unanimously resolved to adopt a two-week inter-state lockdown as part of measures … Continue reading Covid-19: GOVERNORS ADOPT TWO-WEEKS INTER-STATE LOCKDOWN, CALL FOR DECENTRALISATION of COVID-19 RESPONSE