FG reopen schools, domestic flights, lift ban on inter state movements

Federal government Monday released a new protocol for tackling the fight against the global Coronavirus pandemic, reopening schools to allow graduating students resume classes.

Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Coroñavirus response, Boss Mustapha stated this on Monday.

He however noted that the phase two will be extended for another four weeks.

Under the guidelines, government said it will maintain the current phase of the national response, for another four weeks in line with modifications to be expatiated by the National Coordinator; others include permission of movement across State borders only outside curfew hours with effect from 1st July, 2020.

Enforcement of laws around non-pharmaceutical interventions by States, in particular, the use of face masks in public places.

Safe re-opening of schools to allow students in graduating classes resume in-person in preparation for examinations.

Safe reopening of domestic aviation services as soon as practicable

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