The Nigerian government has reviewed the nationwide curfew it imposed on the country due to COVID-19,
The national coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, said on Thursday in Abuja that the curfew will now be in place for four hour daily from 12am to 4am.
“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
“This does not apply to people on essential services and international travelers that might be returning from abroad,” he said.
The federal government initially imposed a nationwide curfew from 6pm to 8am, and reviewed it in June to start from 10pm to 4am.
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