President @MBuhari signing the Quarantine Order at the State House today.
BY LEVI JOHNSON
President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday signed the Quarantine Order which empowers him to lockdown and extends announce lockdown as President of the country.
This was disclosed through the President’s Twitter handle, ✔@NGRPresident
He said: ”The lockdown and cessation of movement in Lagos State, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja and Ogun State is extended for a further period of 14 days with effect from Tuesday, April 14.
”The regulation is further to the Quarantine Act, COVID-19 Regulation No 2 of 2020 signed by President Buhari in March 2020.”
In addition, ”I have signed the Quarantine Order in this regard and additional regulations to provide clarity in respect of the control measures for the COVID-19 pandemic which will be released soon.”