The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has uncovered that individuals are being pirated in trucks out of Lagos State regardless of lockdown request to forestall the spread of COVID-19.
Talking at the day by day preparation on Thursday, the national facilitator of the presidential team (PTF) on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu communicated stress that development of such people could build the spread of Coronavirus across Nigeria.
He spoke to Nigerians to constrain their development as this could prompt between state transmission and increment instances of COVID-19 in different states.
Sani said; “I will get a kick out of the chance to underscore on movement limitations and the requirement for individuals to remain at home, particularly in the FCT, Lagos and Ogun.
“The issue of between state voyaging is a worry as we have seen that network spread is presently being followed to individuals traversing state outskirts.
“Nigerians need to confine development so as to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
“This is especially relevant with respect to updates on individuals being carried in trucks out of Lagos, which is a serious worry to us.”
Then, the National Center for Disease and Control, NCDC on Thursday reported that 20 out of 36 states in Nigeria have affirmed instances of COVID-19.