The Federal Government says the nationwide curfew from 10pm till 4am has been modified to 12 midnight till 4am.

The National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, made the disclosure during a briefing at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, on Thursday.

“I will first of all start with general movement. We are modifying the curfew to commence from 12 midnight to 4 am nationwide, effective from 12:00 tonight,” Aliyu said.

“This does not apply to people on essential services and international travellers that might be returning from abroad.