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FG To Announce Next Phase Of Eased Lockdown Today

The Federal Government is expected to announce the next phase of eased lockdown in the country on Tuesday (today). Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, made this known on Monday. He disclosed this after the task force met with the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at the Presidential Villa. The PUNCH had reported that members of the task force were led to the meeting by Mustapha to the meeting. Others in the delegation were the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire; the Coordinator of the PTF on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu; and the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu. The meeting, it was learnt, was meant to brief Buhari on the ongoing efforts to curtail the spread of COVID-19 and the next steps to be taken.

FG To Announce Next Phase Of Eased Lockdown Today