FG Lifts Interstate Journey Ban, Set To Reopen Faculties.The Federal Authorities has accredited what it known as “secure reopening” of colleges nationwide and partially raise ban on interstate within the subsequent section of the gradual easing of lockdown ordered to curtail additional unfold of COVID-19.
The Chairman of the Presidential Job Pressure on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, disclosed these on the ongoing every day briefing of the duty drive in Abuja on Monday.
Mustapha, who can be the Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation, additionally mentioned the federal government has accredited the secure resumption of home flights within the nation.
He mentioned inside this prolonged section, there may also be a secure re-opening of colleges to permit graduating college students again to courses, whereas interstate actions would solely happen exterior curfew hours (10pm – 4am).
He disclosed that the most recent developments had been contained within the process drive’s fifth interim report which was submitted to the President, Main Common Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), earlier within the day.
Mustapha mentioned, “I’m happy to tell you that Mr President has rigorously thought of the fifth Interim Report of the PTF and has accordingly accredited that, except some modifications to be expatiated upon later, the Part Two of the eased lockdown be prolonged by one other 4 weeks with impact from Tuesday, June 30, 2020 by Midnight of Monday, 27 July, 2020.
“Particularly, nevertheless, the next measures shall both stay in place or come into impact: Sustaining the present section of the nationwide response, for an additional 4 weeks in step with modifications to be expatiated by the Nationwide Coordinator;
“Enforcement of legal guidelines round non-pharmaceutical interventions by States, specifically, using face masks in public locations;
“Protected re-opening of colleges to permit college students in graduating courses resume in-person in preparation for examinations; Protected reopening of home aviation companies as quickly as practicable;
“Publication of revised tips across the three thematic areas of basic motion, business and labour; and group actions; Provision of technical assist for states to mobilise further sources for the response.”