• May 11, 2021

COVID-19 Lockdown: FG Lifts Ban On Interstate Travel


By Bonita Onyeka (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – The Federal Government on Monday, June 29, 2020, formally lifted the subsisting ban on interstate travels, which had been imposed as part of measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the country.

According to the directive, Nigerians can now resume interstate travel from July 1, but on the condition that such trips are made outside curfew hours.

Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, and Chairman, Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 (PTF), disclosed this during the routine press briefing session of the task force in Abuja, where he also intoned that the government had lifted the ban on domestic flights in the country, alongside the safe reopening of schools nationwide, which was part of plans for the second phase of the eased lockdown.


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