Reminder: FG reviews curfew now 12am to 4am, set to reopen schools, NYSC Camp

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The Federal Government has announced that the nationwide curfew placed in the country to control the movements of citizens amid the novel Coronavirus has now been lifted to 12am to 4am respectively.

Dr Aliyu Sani, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 disclosed this amid a briefing at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja on Thursday.

Dr Sani said, ” I will first of all start with general movement, We are modifying the curfew to commence from 12 midnight to 4am nationwide, effective from 12:00 tonight.

However all schools at all levels have been approved for reopening, just as the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp has been reopened.

Since March, orientation camps has been shut down across the country as part of measures to curb the spread of the Coronavirus diseases.

FG had annouced that the National Youth Service Corps should commence making preparations to reopen its orientation camps nationwide.

Speaking on Thursday, Dr Sani Aliyu, the National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 amid a brief at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja said the task force was in the process of developing “strict guidelines” to forestall the outbreak of infections when NYSC camps reopens.

Sani said, “For the National Youth Service Corps, the NYSC is to consolidate on safety measures currently being put in Place and start preparing for the reopening of orientation camps when educational reopens.