Breaking: FG Adjusts Nationwide Curfew, Now 10pm to 4am

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The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced an adjustment on the curfew earlier placed nationwide.

From the initial 8pm to 6am daily curfew, an adjustment has now reduced the timing from 10pm-4am.

While announcing this, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu, stated during a daily briefing on Monday that the new adjustment takes effect on Tuesday, June 2.

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According to Aliyu, the purpose of the curfew placed nationwide is to limit social interactions so as to prevent further spread of the pandemic.

Also, the Federal Government has announced today (Monday) the relaxation of restriction placed on places of worship centres across the country.

President Muhammadu Buhari approved the relaxation with other recommendations submitted by the Presidential Task Force.

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On the reopening of the places of worship, institutions concerned are mandated to strictly observe protocols laid down by the Task Force and various states governments.

On another latest development, Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, has announced that schools will remain closed amidst COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

Nigeria has recorded over 10,000 cases of coronavirus, 3007 discharged, and a death toll of 287.

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