The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Monday, met behind closed doors with members of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Members of the task force were led to the meeting by their Chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha.
Others in the delegation were the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire; the Coordinator of the PTF on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu; and the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu.
The meeting, it was learnt, was meant to brief Buhari on the ongoing efforts to curtail the spread of COVID-19 and the next steps to be taken.