In Nigeria expect a gradual easing of restrictions for COVID 19

MOSCOW, 28 APR – RIA Novosti. The government of Nigeria from may 4, will begin the phased withdrawal of the restrictive measures imposed in connection with the coronavirus for the Federal capital territory and the States of Lagos and Ogun state, according to local newspaper the Vanguard, citing the statement of President Mohammad Bukhari.

the Ban on movement in these areas was introduced on 30 March at 14 days. All residents were ordered to stay at home, to postpone the trip secondary organizations remain closed on this period. Restrictions do not apply to medical institutions, organizations that provide food, electricity companies, gas stations and private security companies. The thirteenth of April, the authorities extended the ban for another two weeks.

Along with the easing of restrictions, the President announced the introduction of a curfew from 20.00 to 6.00 a.m. (22.00 – 8.00 GMT) in all 36 States, the newspaper said.

According to recent reports, Nigeria recorded 1 273 case COVID-19. From the disease died 40 people.

the world health organization on 11 March announced the outbreak of a new coronavirus infection COVID-19 pandemic. According to the latest who data, there have been recorded more than 2.8 million cases of infection, more than 193 thousand people died.

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