Foreign flights resume soon at Kano, Port Harcourt, Enugu airports
FOLLOWING public outcry, the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has said foreign flights are to resume at Kano, Enugu and Port Harcourt airports before the end of the year. To actualise this, he noted that the Ministry of Aviation was working with its Health counterpart, the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 and relevant bodies…
COVID-19: PTF concerned about mental health of survivors-Mustapha
Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman of the taskforce, expressed the concern in Abuja at the joint national briefing of the taskforce.
#ENDSARS: Expect spikes in COVID-19 infections – PTF to Nigerians
The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has predicted a spike in the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak in the country in the next two weeks.
COVID-19: PTF says risks of reopening night clubs, bars, still too high
The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, said “the risks of reopening nightclubs and bars are still high hence, their continued ban”. The PTF National Coordinator, Dr Sani Aliyu, said this during the PTF press briefing on Thursday in Abuja, while reacting to questions on the continued closure of nightclubs and bars, while other activities…
Anticipate, prepare for second wave of COVID-19, PTF tells Nigerians
Consequently, it would unveil the next steps regarding the next phase of the eased lockdown before the week ends as findings and recommendations have been compiled and would be presented to President Muhammadu Buhari in the eight interim report.
PTF releases fresh guidelines for schools reopening nationwide
The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has released fresh guidelines for the reopening of schools nationwide. The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that this followed the earlier directive
Need to check health sector in Nigeria
Sir: Health, they say, is wealth. Better health is a key to human happiness and well-being. It also makes an important contribution to economic progress, as healthy populations live longer, are more productive, and save more. However, Nigeria’s health care system has been under the poor condition for decades. This has exposed Nigerians especially the…
Has COVID-19 curve been flattened here?
While there appears to be a glimmer of hope in flattening COVID-19, it is not yet time for carelessness.
COVID-19: PTF urges religious leaders to ask congregation to wear facemask
Mr Boss Mustapha, the Chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, has advised religious leaders to without fear or favour continue to prevail on their congregations to wear facemask.