Coronavirus: Nigeria may stop interstate, inter-town travels…Minister

File photo of Lai Mohammed

By Agency Report

Following the coronavirus pandemic and measures to curb its spread, the Federal Government has said that it is considering to stop inter-state and inter-town travels in the country.

In a statement on Thursday, the Minister for Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said that the nation’s strategy at containing the pandemic is working, adding that the country still has a long way to go.

But added that he does not mean to spread panic.

Mohammed noted that bold measures have been taken and more steps of such nature need to be taken to ensure that Nigeria beats the virus.

The minister who had earlier told Nigerians to brace up for tougher measures in the efforts to curtail the spread of the coronavirus pandemic told newsmen that the government knows its priorities and challenges.

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