The federal government on Monday has lifted the ban on interstate movement which will be effective from July 1, 2020.

This was disclosed In a briefing by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation chairman Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha.

"Only 50% of the passengers are allowed with compulsory use of face mask,” according to the National coordinator of PTF, Dr. Sani Aliyu.

The PTF, however, reaffirmed the continuation of the nationwide curfew between 10 pm and 4 am adding that travels are not expected at this period.