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Another Lockdown Knocking In Lagos, Ogun, FCT, Kano, Katsina, Borno, Edo, Bauchi And Jigawa

AdvocatePress 06/29/2020

View pictures in App save up to 80% data. The Federal Government is considering another mode of lockdown to stop the spread of Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria. 

However, the lockdown may take place in a few out of the 36 states of the federation.

The likely affected states are: Lagos, Ogun, FCT, Kano, Bauchi, Katsina, Borno, Edo, Bauchi and Jigawa.

In the states, the Federal Government has identified local governments where many cases of COVID-19 are being recorded daily. 

The type of lockdown is what the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 described as Precision Lockdown. View pictures in App save up to 80% data.

For instance, 20 local governments have earlier been identified in the above-mentioned states as COVID-19 prone areas.

Here is the breakdown:


Eti Osa Local Government 

Lagos Mainland Local Government 

Mushin Local Government 

Alimosho Local Government 

Kosofe Local Government 

Ikeja Local Government 

Amuwo Odofin Local Government 

Lagos Island Local Government 

Surulere Local Government 

Oshodi/Isolo Local Government 

Apapa Local Government 


Abuja Municipal


Tarauni Local Government

Nassarawa Local Government 


Katsina Local Government 


Maiduguri Local Government 


Dutse Local Government 


Oredo Local Government 


Bauchi Local Government 


Ado Odo/Ota Local Government 

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said on June 2 that the 20 aforementioned Local Governments are the epicentres of the virus Nigeria.

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Source: opera.com
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