Capital Territory (FCT).
coronavirus disease that has infected over 3 million people across the world.
The president has now imposed new measures that will apply nationwide; chief among them is the mandatory use of face
masks in public, in addition to maintaining physical distancing and personal hygiene.
“State governments, corporate organisations and philanthropists are encouraged to support the production of cloth masks
for citizens,” Buhari appealed.
Buhari also said there will be an overnight curfew from 8 pm to 6 am when all movements will be prohibited except for
movement of goods and services will be allowed for the movement of goods and services from producers to consumers.
The restrictions on social and religious gatherings will also remain in place, according to the president.
The president assured Nigerians that the new measures will be strictly followed with aggressive reinforcement of testing
and contact tracing measures.
He said the measures will also allow the restoration of some economic and business activities in certain sectors.
various Federal Government committees that have reviewed socio-economic matters, and the Nigeria Governors Forum
While speaking during a national address on Monday, the president said the enforcement takes effect immediately.
Nigeria at 11:20pm 27th April recorded 1337 confirmed cases of #COVID19. Discharged: 255 Deaths: 40.
4th of May- Source- Pulsenigeria