Monday 29th of June 2020

FG Lifts Ban On Interstate Travel, Approves Domestic Flight Operations


The Federal Government on Monday lifted the ban placed on interstate travels, disclosing that citizens can travel from July 1, provided such journeys are made outside curfew hours.

Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, disclosed these at the ongoing daily briefing of the task force in Abuja.

Mustapha, who is also the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), also said the government has approved the safe resumption of domestic flights in the country.

The Federal Government also approved “safe reopening” of schools nationwide, describing it as a point of action in the next phase of the gradual easing of lockdown ordered to curtail further spread of COVID-19.

It however highlighted that only graduating students will resume.

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