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The corps members were reported to be currently isolated and are being treated of the disease in the state. In 2021, the cost of vaccines on operations will be N156.7 billion; In 2022, it will be N220.9 billion," Shuaib said. ", On schools, Mustapha said the PTF, on the advice of the. Nigeria extends coronavirus lockdown in key cities for two weeks. The lockdown was eased to a nationwide night curfew (8 p.m. to 6 a.m.) from May 4 to May 17. On banning of international travels, the SGF noted: "A lot of discussion is still going on around the calls for the restriction of international travels due to the discovery of new strains of the virus in certain countries. A two-week national interstate lockdown was proposed by the 36 state governors in Nigeria in a bid to stop the spread of Covid-19 in the country. He enjoined Nigerians to comply with the advisory being regularly issued by the PTF, including the use of face mask, compliance with social distancing protocols and regular washing of hands with soap and water. The lockdown was not well planned, forcing many to queue up at banks and other places where the locals scramble for food and other essentials, … Covid-19 has wreaked havoc worldwide, with over one million confirmed cases, while deaths are being recorded on a daily basis. The activities include recreational, sporting and religious activities as well as compulsory closure of schools, while all government staff on GL 12 and below are to stay at home. "The PTF, Aviation and health authorities, including the WHO, are assessing the situation closely and would take a position as soon as cogent scientific basis are established. 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Nigeria 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. "In line with the authorisation, the PTF wishes to issue the following advisories to sub-national entities for implementation over the next five weeks because these activities are considered super spreader events. The Nigerian government says the lockdown order placed on some states by President Muhammadu Buhari will be lifted when citizens fully comply with preventive measures to curtail against COVID-19. By Adejayan Gbenga On Jun 4, 2020. He records that the world throws away at le... With less than a month before Joe Biden moves into the White House, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday h... Fitch Ratings has revised the outlook on Coronation Merchant Bank’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to Stable from... By Theodore Opara DO you remember the iconic Land Rover Defender 110? "Besides, many of our people, because of the traditional link we have with UK, may want to go there for business or family re-union. Monday 4th May Relaxation window 7am – 5pm. Across Nigeria, di partial lockdown or curfew don make pipo siddon for house or work part time, even affect schools, businesses and religion. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Tuesday, December 22 2020 All the eateries along the way and most of the businesses which rely on travelling citizens for daily bread are comatose. Nigeria goment don lift di ban on interstate travel only outside curfew hours with effect from July 1st, 2020. A limited lockdown of Lagos, Ogun and the FCT will expire next Monday. Extension of the federal lockdown ends on Sunday May 9th. ABUJA: The Federal Government has announced the second phase of its eased lockdown which would be in place for four weeks. 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Briefing the Senate leadership, the Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib, said four holding points had been identified by the agency for storage of the vaccine. After Two Weeks of High Figures, Covid-19 Infections Decline for Second Day. "It is difficult to detect, it spreads faster and people have been known to die of it within a very short period of its detection. The initial six weeks eased lockdown would end by midnight of Monday, but the Presidential Taskforce PTF on Covid-19 said the pandemic is still very potent as Nigeria has not reached the peak of infection. The Federal Government has also given permission for interstate movement outside of the curfew hours with effect from July 1, 2020. "Where applicable, the PTF shall also implement these authorisations. 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On the cost implication for purchase of the vaccine, Shuaib said that additional vaccines over the 20 percent supply agreement to poor countries will be purchased by the Federal Government. Chairman of the Presidential Taskforce PTF on Covid-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation SGF, Mr. Boss Mustapha disclosed this at a briefing Monday in Abuja. While it said the states can relax the restrictions placed on religious houses, the PTF was however silent on the 8pm to 6pm curfew imposed on the country. Buhari declares interstate lockdown as nationwide curfew begins Monday. There was a problem processing your submission. This was disclose yesterday in Jalingo by the Taraba state commissioner for Health, Dr. Innocent Vakai during an end of the year media briefing. And we know ours is a very difficult and sometimes impossible environment. He added that the administration has begun 10 scientific researches on. ... concerts, seminars, sporting activities, end of … Also, with the establishment of seven isolation/treatment centres, with 920 total bed capacity, including ICU facilities, the territory also exceeds the 300 bed capacity recommended for states by the PTF on COVID-19. As some of the Twitter users warn the government against the negative effects of another lockdown, others see it as a welcome development while some give hilarious reactions. We operate from Cape Town, Dakar, Abuja, Johannesburg, Nairobi and Washington DC. "We have to budget for this in 2021 and 2022. "Because if we have the vaccine, it would take quite some time before everybody gets it. AllAfrica is a voice of, by and about Africa - aggregating, producing and distributing 900 news and information items daily from over 130 African news organizations and our own reporters to an African and global public. The minister disclosed this yesterday in Abuja at a Special Forum of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Please try again later. Senate, FG Intensify Efforts To Procure COVID-19 Vaccine. ... the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has accredited 15 laboratories across the … The Federal Government has banned interstate movement effective Monday, May 4 , as part of new measures to fight the dreaded Coronavirus pandemic, Muhammadu Buhari announced Monday. But if any African country should receive first, it should be Nigeria. The meeting which lasted about two hours thirty minutes was presided over by the Senate President, Ahmad Lawan. Https://www.Naijafixed.com. Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, 1769-1821, repeated it. "Any additional vaccine required that is above 20 percent of the COVAX facility will be funded by Nigeria at an average price of $4 per dose, given that the vaccines that we have now require 2 doses; that will be $8USD per person. AllAfrica publishes around 900 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. Mohammed, a member of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, said while the government appreciates the negative economic impact of another lockdown, it would not rule out restriction on movement to certain parts of the world. Although he did not post any text that suggests a second lockdown, his tweet contains a locked yellow padlock, a downward arrow in a blue box, and the figure '2.0'. The forum also agreed to an interstate lockdown for two weeks. The acting secretary disclosed the FCTA in partnership with the World. It was probably one of the most rugged vehicles ev... By Joseph Erunke THE Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has finally suspended its strike. "Alongside these, you should also give us an idea on how we are going to start the vaccination. Vakai said based on the instructions by the National Center For Disease. The Federal Government will have to, in addition to buying these vaccines, pay for the operational cost which is estimated to be about $1.6USD per person. He also approved a phased and gradual easing of the lockdown measures in FCT, Lagos and Ogun States effective from Monday May 4,2020 at 9am. "For 2021, GAVI-eligible countries like Nigeria will be supported through the COVAX AMC facility in the procurement of 20 percent for the total population. According to him, the locations are: Abuja, Lagos, Enugu and Kano. Pixabay. Meanwhile, the Senate leadership yesterday evening met with representatives of the federal government in a move that would see to the purchase of the COVID-19 vaccines next year by the government. "I will not be surprised if that will be the recommendation of the committee which is meeting later today". Governments across the country should end COVID-19 lockdown today, not tomorrow. 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On Thursday, April 23, the governors of all of Nigeria's states announced a ban on interstate movement through Thursday, May 7, due to the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). ALAN Durning in his book, How Much Is Enough? The protection of Nigerians remains our primary concern and we reassure Nigerians of our resolve not to relent.". The initial six weeks eased lockdown would end by midnight of Monday, … throws up stunning statistics. "We need to have the strategy of how we intend to do it, so that we don't run into any chaos. According to Mohammed, the federal government will not hesitate in giving the directive if it is the only way Nigerians can be protected from the agony of the new variant of COVID-19. The minister added: "This season, many students are coming from the UK in particular, to come and join their families in Nigeria. Harm to economy Meanwhile, the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) said it remains the only state in the country to attain and surpass the COVID-19 testing target of one per cent population set by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19. 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"States are advised to implement the following: Encourage virtual meetings in government offices. "Close all bars, night clubs, pubs and event centres, and recreational venues; close all restaurants except those providing services to hotel residents; takeaways, home deliveries and drive-ins shall remain closed. For example, it shall work with the Nigeria Immigration Service to impose sanctions on all in-bound travellers who violated the travel protocols and endangered the lives of their loved ones and other citizens by refusing to take the post-arrival test.". Lagos and … The leadership of such offices are to ensure that all offices are well-ventilated offices, and encourage staff to work from home where possible. (vitag.Init = window.vitag.Init || []).push(function(){viAPItag.display("vi_949932995")}). President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the second phase of the eased lockdown by another 4 weeks with effect from Tuesday, June 30, 2020, to midnight of July 27, 2020. Uganda: Kampala-Entebbe Expressway, World's Most Expensive Road? President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, in his welcome address, said that the meeting which was summoned at the instance of the Senate leadership, was scheduled to ascertain the level of preparedness by the Federal Government towards the purchase of the COVID-19 vaccine. According to him, an engagement between the legislature and executive would evaluate and appraise government's readiness to acquire the vaccine for administration to Nigerians across the country. ABUJA: The Federal Government has announced the second phase of its eased lockdown which would be in place for four weeks. Vanguard News Nigeria. To complete the process, please follow the instructions in the email we just sent you. He disclosed that an ultra-cool system will be provided by GAVI - a public-private global health partnership with the goal of increasing access to immunisation in poor countries - at the various locations as part of an initial 20 percent agreement. Apparently disturbed by the spike in the second wave of COVID-19 in the country, the federal government yesterday ordered five-week restrictions on activities involving large gathering. The minister noted that many European countries had banned flights to and fro the UK. Meanwhile, as the fear of escalation mounts, not fewer than Eleven National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members have tested positive of COVID-19 at NYSC Orientation Camp in Jalingo, Taraba state capital. COVID-19: Governors demand another 14 days inter-state lockdown The Nigeria Governors ’ Forum (NGF) has called for an inter-state lockdown for the next two weeks in the country, to curb the spread of the coronavirus. The federal government also said it may further impose a fresh travel ban to and fro certain parts of the world due to the mutated strain of COVID-19 manifesting itself in the United Kingdom and some other nations across the globe. The Presidential Task Force against Covid-19 is considering restricting international travel into Nigeria as fear of a second wave triggered a second lockdown of the country. Coronavirus Economy - How Bad Will It Get With Inflation? The commissioner also said that all the affected corps members were isolated in a Hotel following the vandalisation of the state Isolation center by hoodlums during the EndSARS saga. COVID-19, including randomised clinical trials on drugs effectiveness and management of the virus infection, while the secretariat would ensure the accreditation of FCTA hospitals for Postgraduate Residency Training, as well as the establishment of a standard Residency Training Programme to ensure sustained specialist consultant manpower development. READ our Privacy-policy and cookie policy. HotForex Wins The 2020 “Forex Trading Platform Of The Year” Award At The Businessday 8th Annual Banks & Other Financial Institutions Awards. The governors of Nigeria's 36 states have agreed to ban interstate movement for two weeks in an effort to curb the spread of the new coronavirus, a joint statement said. Control, NCDC that all members of the scheme should be tested on arrival at various orientation camps across the country, the Eleven NYSC members were discovered to be with the disease in Taraba state on arrival at the camp. Download Vanguard News App. Amid fears of a new strain of coronavirus in the United Kingdom, a tweet by presidential aide, Mr Bashir Ahmad, containing a locked yellow padlock, a downward arrow in a blue box, and the figure '2.0' had sparked mixed reactions on Twitter over another total lockdown in the country in the wake of the second wave of the pandemic. Many states, however, amended the curfew time, largely to commence from 10 p.m. and end at 5 a.m. "Enforce compliance with NPI protocols especially the advisory on wearing of face masks in public spaces; reduce overcrowding in public spaces, markets, shopping centres, offices and schools. "Where more than 50 persons are attending, any such events, the gathering should be held outdoors only; public transportation systems are to carry passengers not more than 50% of their capacity in compliance with social distancing rules. Meanwhile, the minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed had earlier hinted that the federal government was mulling a possible imposition of a fresh travel ban to and fro certain parts of the world. By submitting above, you agree to our privacy policy. A Nigerian newspaper and Online version of the Vanguard, a daily publication in Nigeria covering Nigeria news, Niger delta, general national news, politics, business, energy, sports, entertainment, fashion,lifestyle human interest stories, etc. The Federal Government, on Monday, said the recent order of the President Muhammadu Buhari on gradual ease of lockdown will remain in force Sunday, December 6 2020 BREAKING Speaking at the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 yesterday, the chairman of PTF and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha said, "His Excellency, Muhammadu Buhari, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has authorised the PTF to engage with the States and the FCT to assume full ownership of this stage of the response by deploying legal structures and resources, including enforcement to manage the pandemic within their jurisdictions.   Nigeria: Covid-19 - Another Lockdown Imminent As Govt Imposes 5-Week Restrictions. And before then, we should insist on the protocols because this is a matter of life and death," Lawan said. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct. Nigeria Governors’ Forum Share State Governors have formally requested that President Muhammadu Buhari in the next Presidential Pronouncement on COVID-19 announces an Inter-State lockdown but allow for free movement within states to ensure a uniformed and coordinated policy on the pandemic at national and subnational levels. These include the closure of schools, compulsory wearing of facemasks in public spaces, and the restriction of crowds in social and religious gatherings. The first phase of easing the lockdown ended on 1 June while the second phase was set to end by midnight of 29 June, but following its extension, it should now end on 27 July. Get more latest Gossip,Gist,politics,Entertainment here @. In a nationwide… "In 2022, we are trying to access a further 30 percent of the vaccines. While offering advice to strengthen risk communication and community engagement activities over the next five weeks, the PTF said, "States are encouraged to engage community and religious leaders, arrange town hall meetings (ideally set outdoors) to address concerns; Intensify public messaging activities, leveraging on existing government and partner assets; Reach out to youths and younger adults with health promotion activities; Invest in local face mask purchase and distribution to the general public to encourage use. To curtail the spread of the pandemic, the federal and some state governments have been coming up with various measures, which include total lockdown in three states, partial lockdown in few states, with a ban on religious and social activities. A view of the deserted central business district is pictured on the first day of a 14-day lockdown aimed at limiting the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Lagos, Nigeria… Federal Ministry of Education expects that schools would have vacated from December 18, 2020 and remain closed till at least January 18, 2021 to enable the measures introduced to take effect. Kawu also revealed that the FCTA has activated surveillance system at point of entry with screening of over 52,161 Passengers of Interest (POIs), out of which 320 (0.6 per cent) were positive. Besides measures to prevent the importation of the new strain of. This is coming despite the spike in new coronavirus cases in the country. BREAKING: Nigeria lifts interstate travel ban, schools to re-open: The Federal Government has extended the Phase Two of the eased lockdown by four weeks, but partially lifted the ban on interstate movement. The increasing numbers of cases of COVID-19 in the country have forced authorities in various states to reactivate the measures put in place to curb the spread of the disease. This is a major concern to us as a country. Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. "That means we need to continue to campaign for our people to continue to use face-masks and hand sanitizers as well as keep to social distancing. The House also resolved to push for a special task force, be set up to monitor and implement the interstate lockdown. Health Organisation (WHO) would establish Measles, Rubella and Yellow Fever reference laboratory in Maitama District Hospital to serve the entire north central zone of the country. 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So pipo don dey ask wen di mata go end. Will the Music Stop for South African Live Performers? In the last couple of days, Nigeria saw its highest single-day COVID-19 cases, figures that are higher than those reported in the early months of the outbreak in the country. Get the latest in African news delivered straight to your inbox. "Other countries have already started receiving the vaccines, even though I'm not sure if there's any African country that has received. "It is a very testy time and it might be another dangerous period to transmit this new variant of COVID-19.". The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Wednesday, announced 348 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 11,166. All the major passenger … Continue reading "Opinion: Interstate Lockdown!" 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