The presidential task Force on Covid-19 will no longer be dissolved on September 17th 2020 as President Muhammadu Buhari, Thursday extended the lifespan of the group by three month.
This means the PTF will remain in force until the end of December 2020.
Chairman of the group and secretary to the government of the federation, Boss Mustapha announced this while briefing journalists today in Abuja.
Nigeria has so far registered 54,463 confirmed cases across all states of the federation.
Of this number, 42, 439 have been successfully treated and discharged while 1,027 deaths have been recorded.