COVID-19: Ogun Relaxes Lockdown Measures, To Allow Religious Activities From June 19

 COVID-19: Ogun Relaxes Lockdown Measures, To Allow Religious Activities From June 19

The Ogun state government has disclosed it was adopting the federal government’s decision to relax curfew periods amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Curfew period in the state now falls between 10 pm and 4 am, as recommended by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19.

In a briefing on Friday, June 5, 2020, Governor Dapo Abiodun said all other restrictions, guidelines, and measures taken to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state will remain in place.

The Governor also said engagement with religious leaders was still ongoing over how public religious activities can resume in the state.

Abiodun said his government will unveil guidelines on Friday, June 12, 2020, to enable religious activities to resume on June 19, 2020.

As of Friday evening, June 5, 2020, Ogun state had recorded 329 cases of coronavirus. While 186 patients have been discharged, 133 cases are still active and 10 deaths recorded.

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