• May 11, 2021

PTF To Operate As Steering Committee Function Until December


By Nkoli Opara (AGENDWATCHDOG) – The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 will now function as the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, following a directive by President Muhammadu Buhari.

According to Buhari’s directive, the transitioning of the PTF to PSC takes effect from April 1 and would function up till December 31, 2021, Mr Boss Mustapha disclosed during a press briefing on Tuesday in Abuja.

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Mustapha, who is the PTF Chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), explained that the PSC would operate with a modified mandate to reflect the non-emergent status of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The approval for the transitioning of the PTF to PSC follows the expiration of the extension of the mandate of the task force.


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