Tag: Boss Mustapha

Police, District Head deny attack on Boss Mustapha’s hometown

The Police in Adamawa have denied an online report that Boko Haram insurgents and bandits have attacked the home town of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha. DSP Sulaiman Nguroje, Police Spokesman in state said there was no truth in the report that the[Read More…]

Secretary to the Government of the Federation begs Nigerians to avoid unnecessary travels to avoid the spread Omicron variant

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha has asked Nigerians to avoid unnecessary travels in order to spread the spread of the Omicron variant in the country. He also called on the citizens to continue to adhere to all Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions (NPIs) including the regular wearing of[Read More…]

COVID-19: FG mandates evidence of vaccination, PCR test for civil servants by Dec 1

The Federal Government has announced that civil servants must show proof of their COVID-19 vaccination or a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test done within 72 hours to access their workplace starting December 1. This was disclosed by the Chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 and Secretary of[Read More…]

Federal Government stops MDAs from allocating vehicles, houses to board members

The Federal Government has barred the governing boards of ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) from being allocated with official quarters and vehicles on a permanent basis. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, said this on Monday in Abuja at the induction program for chairmen, governing[Read More…]

COVID-19: Nigeria suspends passports of 100 passengers

The Federal government has suspended the passports of the 100 travelers who failed to undergo the mandatory COVID-19 test after their return to Nigeria as outlined by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19. The announcement was made by the Chairman of the PTF on COVD-19, Boss Mustapha in a[Read More…]

4 of my children tested positive for COVID-19; Boss Mustapha says

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has revealed that four of his children have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The SGF, who is the chairman of the presidential task force on COVID-19, disclosed this during a media briefing in Abuja on Monday. Mustapha said[Read More…]

Federal Government worried about SSCE candidates contracting COVID-19 says Boss Mustapha

Government is concerned about cases of infection amongst some students sitting for the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations (SSSCE), Boss Mustapha, the Chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, said Thursday. “In view of this, there is the need for more vigilance by all stakeholders and everyone else,” Mustapha said in[Read More…]

COVID-19: Nigeria extends phase two of ease of lockdown

The Nigerian Government has extended the period of the phase two eased lock-down by one week. Secretary to the Government of Nigeria and Chairman, Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha made this known during the daily joint Media briefing in Abuja, the nation’s capital. According to him, the extension[Read More…]

Our primary health centres are ill-equipped but we keep building more – Boss Mustapha

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, said the over 10, 000 public primary health centres in the country were ill-equipped and ineffective; while the government was busy building more. He warned that Nigeria risks another pandemic if it fails to take advantage of opportunities presented by[Read More…]

Nigerian Government scrambles for oxygen as COVID-19 deaths rise

The federal government said on Monday it is working towards getting more oxygen to attend to emergencies as cases of deaths occasioned by coronavirus keep increasing. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation and PTF Chairman, Boss Mustapha, stated this in Abuja during the briefing of the task force.[Read More…]