COVID-19: FG shuts bars, night clubs, recreational centres ,social gathering, indefinitely
The Federal Government on Monday shut down bars, night clubs and recreational centres in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus in the country.
The Head of Technical Secretariat of the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, Dr Mukhtar Mohammed, said the new directive takes effect by midnight of Tuesday.
The government also reintroduced COVID-19 restrictions across all 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory.
He said the bars and nightclubs should remain closed until further notice.
While stating that there was no limitation to intra-state travel, he advised that only essential international travels should be embarked upon with all existing protocols strictly adhered to.