The Federal Government has declared that domestic flights can resume operations across the nation.
Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, disclosed this on Monday at the ongoing daily briefing of the task force in Abuja.
Mustapha, who is also the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, said:
“I am pleased to inform you that Mr. President has carefully considered the 5th Interim Report of the PTF and has accordingly approved that, with the exception of some modifications to be expatiated upon later, the Phase Two of the eased lockdown be extended by another four weeks with effect from Tuesday, June 30, 2020, through Midnight of Monday, 27 July 2020.
“Specifically, however, the following measures shall either remain in place or come into effect:
“Safe reopening of domestic aviation services as soon as practicable;
“Publication of revised guidelines around the three thematic areas of general movement, industry and labor and community activities.
In the same vein, Primary schools and daycare centers across the country are to remain closed.
The National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19, Sani Aliyu, stated this in Abuja on Monday.
“All daycares and primary schools to remain closed till further evaluation,” he said