Tag: Boss Mustapha

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…]

Federal Government approves reopening of schools

The Federal Government has approved what it called “safe reopening” of schools nationwide in the next phase of the gradual easing of lockdown ordered to curtail further spread of COVID-19. However, only graduating students will resume. The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, disclosed this at[Read More…]

Federal Government Extends Closure Of Airspace, Airports By 4 Weeks

The Nigerian Government has extended closure of airspace and airports across the country by four weeks. Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha disclosed this on Wednesday during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. He said, “Tomorrow marks the last day for the enforcement of[Read More…]

Lockdown Relaxation: Compliance Is Unsatisfactory – Boss Mustapha

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 is concerned with the failure of many Nigerians to adhere strictly to advisories regarding the lockdown relaxation.  During its briefing on Monday, the PTF Chairman, Mr Boss Mustapha, stated that close monitoring of activities since morning reveals that the level of compliance is[Read More…]

Boss Mustapaha says Lockdown “is a step in the right direction for us to secure a healthier tomorrow”

Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation, says the presidential task force on COVID-19 is aware of the difficulties associated with the lockdown but the restriction of movement is a step in the right direction. Two weeks ago, President Muhammadu Buhari ordered a lockdown in Abuja, Lagos and Ogun to prevent[Read More…]

Presidential Task Force On COVID19 & AGF Will Publish Details Of Funds In Relief Account

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 says it will publish the full details of funds remitted and disbursed from the nation’s relief account.  The Chairman of the Task Force, Boss Mustapha, while giving updates on Covid19 in the country, said that an agreed arrangement with the Accountant General of the[Read More…]

FG Will Provide Medical And Life Insurance For Health Workers- Boss Mustapha

The federal government is planning to implement medical and life insurance for health workers involved in fighting COVID-19 The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, announced this at the Presidential Taskforce briefing on COVID-19 in Abuja on Friday. Healthcare workers are vulnerable to COVID-19 virus as[Read More…]

Merely Sacking Babachir, Oke, Not Enough, Nigerians Want Duo Handed over to EFCC

President Muhammadu Buhari’s decision to sack his embattled Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF and the Director-General of the Nigerian Intelligence Agency, NIA, Babachir Lawal, and Ayo Oke, on Monday afternoon, is not enough to get the president off the hook, if reactions by Nigerians are still worth anything to the[Read More…]

Buhari Appoints New SGF Boss Mustapha, Sacks Lawal, Oke

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Boss Mustapha, as Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, after studying the report of the panel which investigated and indicted the former SGF, Babachir Lawal and DG national Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ayo Oke, a press statement by the presidency has said.[Read More…]