The presidency has released a statement on its official Twitter handle highlighting two main approaches it is taking in the fight against the novel coronavirus.
According to the statement, the approach includes:
1. To protect the lives of our fellow Nigerians and residents living here.
2. To preserve the livelihoods of workers and business owners.
“In Nigeria, we are taking a two step approach. First, to protect the lives of our fellow Nigerians and residents living here, and second, to preserve the livelihoods of workers and business owners.” — President @MBuhari on Nigeria’s National Response to #COVID19
— Presidency Nigeria (@NGRPresident) April 12, 2020