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Disregard any misinformation on lockdown, FG tells Nigerians

The Federal Authorities of Nigeria has urged Nigerians to ignore any information circulation on conventional or social media that it’s considering one other lockdown.

This was contained in a press release issued on Thursday by Mr Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Authorities of the Federation (SGF), who can be the Chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19.

Mustapha who made the clarification in a press release signed by Mr Willie Bassey, Director Information in his office mentioned that there isn’t any such consideration at any of its conferences, nor has any suggestion been made to this impact to the President.

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Based on him, Nigerians ought to disregard such unpatriotic misinformation which is able to inflicting pointless panic and anxiousness among the many populace throughout the nation.

“The eye of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has been drawn to some misinformation circulating on the social media to the impact that the Federal Authorities is considering one other lockdown this weekend.

“The PTF wishes to state categorically that there is no such consideration at any of its conferences, nor has any suggestion been made to this effect to the President.

“The PTF frowns at such unpatriotic misinformation which is able to inflicting pointless panic and anxiousness among the many populace,” he stated within the statement.

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