Coronavirus: Nigerian Govt closes all land borders then postpones FEC meetings indefinitely

Nigerian government, on Monday, declared the closure of all land borders for four weeks.

Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation and chairman of presidential task force on COVID-19, uncovered this on Monday evening.

He additionally reported that week federal executive council will be suspended till further notice.

“The council of state meeting earlier scheduled for Thursday has likewise been delayed,” Mustapha included.

This is following the increase in number of cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria.

The cases in Nigeria have been on the rise in the past few days as 36 persons have tested positive for COVID-19.

Additionally the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed the death of a 67-year-old man who came back to the nation following medical treatment in the United Kingdom, UK.

The victim’s identity was revealed to be a former Managing Director of Pipelines and Products Marketing Company (PPMC), Suleiman Achimugu.