The ease of lockdown has been extended by the Federal government, beginning from tomorrow Tuesday, June 30 to July 29.
Announcing this Dr Sani Aliyu said there will be some modifications to the extension of the eased lockdown.
Aliyu mentioned that the ban on interstate travel will be lifted as from July 1st.
For interstate travels, movement across state borders will be allowed only outside curfew times which is which is between 10pm and 4am, effective from the first of July” he said.
Aliyu in his statement added that anyone without a facemask will not be allowed into any motor park and that commercial buses will only be allowed to operate on 50% capacity.
With regards to Education, Aliyu said schools will reopen nationwide only for graduating classes which are Primary Six, JS3, and SS3. He added that all primary and daycare centers remain closed until further evaluation. Secondary and Tertiary Schools to remain closed.
Aliyu said there will be safe reopening of airports for domestic flights as soon as practicable.
The Aviation industry is allowed to resume domestic operations as soon as practicable in line with existing International and local guidelines on COVID19″ he said
While Gyms, Bars, Event center and night clubs, Cinemas and other recreational centers are to remain closed until further evaluation.
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Interstate travels. The National Coordinator of the Presidential taskforce on COVID19, Aliyu Sani, while briefing newsmen this afternoon, said schools will only resume for graduating classes. Interstate travels to continue but only outside the National curfew hours which is 10pm to 4am.