Buhari declares total lockdown of Lagos, Abuja, one other State

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The Federal Government has declared curfew in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun State. This was disclosed by President Muhammadu Buhari during his national broadcast on Sunday.

He said the restriction, which takes effect from Monday at 11 pm, is expected to last for 14 days. He instructed that all business activities in the areas should be restricted.

This, according to him, was to curb the transmission of the coronavirus in the states, where it is prevalence.

Recall that Lagos has the highest number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Nigeria.

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