Nigeria: Summary of PTF briefing on COVID-19 control (1st June 2020)

– Nationwide curfew remains in place, timing now 10pm-4am.

– All schools to remain closed until further evaluation.

– Full opening of financial sector – normal working hours – Restricted opening of places of worship, (regular church & mosque services ONLY), to be based on State Govt protocols.

– Interstate travel remains prohibited except for goods &essential travel.

– Gathering of more than 20 persons remains prohibited; outside of workplaces + religious services – Aviation Industry requested to start developing protocols for domestic flights to possibly resume from June 21.

– Restaurants outside of hotels must remain closed for eat-in—TAKEOUT ONLY.

– Bars, gyms, cinemas, nightclubs, parks closed until further evaluation.

– Offices should maintain 2m physical distancing + 75% max capacity

– All permitted openings (hotels, religious services, etc) to maintain non-pharmaceutical interventions (masks, sanitizers/handwashing, 2m distancing, capacity limits, etc).

Muhammad A. Aliyu

Muhammad Ameer Aliyu, is a prolific journalist who joined Okay Nigeria in 2015 with the aim staying committed to bringing more positive growth to the digital news platform. He is the Senior editor at Okay Nigeria.
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