The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 says the interstate road lockdown and the airport closure will reopen after meeting the necessary guidelines
Dr Sani Aliyu, Coordinator, PTF, said this at the PTF daily news conference on Monday in Abuja.
He said that there was still restriction on inter state movement, adding that there was no way the flight would be opened while the roads were closed.
“We cannot operate the flight and keep the road closed,” he said.
He disclosed that the Minister of Aviation, Sen Hadi Sirika had given the PTF strict guidelines that would be adopted in reopening the airways.
He added that the Minister of State for Transportation, Sen Gbemisola Saraki was also currently engaging the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) toward reopening of inter state roads.