BUHARI SHALL DECIDE WHETHER TO EXTEND OR STALL LOCKDOWN

YOMMY AYILARA Buhari Alone Will Decide If COVID-19 Lockdown Will Be Extended, Says SGF. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, says the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 lacks the power to end or extend the lockdown imposed by the President. Responding to questions on Tuesday, the SGF who is also the chairman of the task force stated that only President Muhammadu Buhari could take a decision on the issue. In his words: “He (Buhari) and he alone will make the decision as to when the…

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COVID-19 NIGERIA: PRESIDENTIAL TASK FORCE ENFORCES MAJOR CLAMPDOWN IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR

As an effort to curb the global pandemic Covid-19, the National Youth Service Corp of Nigeria has halted its orientation activities nationwide. The Batch A Orientation Camps for graduates which commenced its activities on the 10th of March 2020 and due to end 21 days after has now been cut short. The decision was influenced by the resolution of the Presidential Task Force which frowned at large public gatherings nationwide, in order to curtail the dreadful virus. The Task Force also banned foreign trips for Public Officials. However, no travel…

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