Buhari ends lockdown in Lagos, Ogun, FCT Monday
There will be reprieve for citizens in Lagos and Ogun States as well as those in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) from next week.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday night announced the easing of the lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic with effect from Monday May 4th 2020. New measures will take effect.
The shutdown was imposed on March 30 for two weeks and renewed on April 13.
Kano State, whose positive virus cases rose steadily in the past two weeks, where people have also been dying of “strange ailments,” was slammed with two weeks total lockdown to check the virus spread.
The President unfolded this new plan during a broadcast to the nation the third in 28 days – to address the COVID 19 issue.