By Bolaji Ogundele, Abuja
The Presidential Activity Drive on COVID-19 has charged Nigerians to anticipate a potential second wave of the outbreak of the virus.
Chairman of the PTF and Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation SGF Boss Mustapha disclosed this on Monday throughout a briefing in Abuja.
In line with him, no nation is assured immunity towards resurgence of the virus.
He suggested Nigerians to be aware of its chance, mentioning the one cowl is strict adherence to pointers and protocols.
“The PTF is glad that the economic system is opening up the extra, however warns that as we proceed to check developments in Europe and different components of the world, no nation could be mentioned to be proof against a potential second wave if the rules and protocols will not be adhered to strictly. Nigerians must anticipate this and put together. Our hope and prayers are that it shall by no means occur.
“For our correct info and steerage, the image from all over the world could be summarised as follows. Over the previous few days, world circumstances crossed the 37 million mark. Within the UK, circumstances have been on the rise, and the fifth highest variety of day by day circumstances was recorded on Sunday eleventh (12,872).
‘’Equally, Brazil’s case load has additionally continued to extend with the registration of a day by day case load of over 65,000 on the eleventh of October,” he mentioned.
He introduced the following steps in nationwide response efforts can be made public throughout the week after findings of suggestions should have been offered to President Muhammadu Buhari.
He additionally mentioned that the PTF and related MDAs have made considerable progress within the discussions with the European Union (EU) over flight restrictions and entry of Nigerian nationals and holders of long-term Schengen visas into the territory, expressing hope that there can be a beneficial announcement on this quickly.