The COVID-19 Presidential Task Force (PTF) is set to present its report on the national response of the pandemic to President Muhammadu Buhari today.
The Task Force is expected to present its assessment of the level of compliance by Nigerians to the protocols and guidelines, as well as advice him on the next step to take going forward.
Recall that Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), reminded the nation that the second phase of the lockdown relaxation, which commenced on June 1st would be ending at the weekend.
The PTF Chairman urged Nigerians to await the next step in the fight against the virus.
Nigerians had been clamouring for reopening of activities and total removal of restrictions and lockdown, especially with respect to schools and interstate travel.
As of June 29th, 2020, according to the NCDC, Nigeria has recorded 24,567 cases of COVID-19.
Of the 24,567 cases, 14,955 are active and are on admission, 9007 discharges have been made, an 565 deaths have been recorded.