President Muhammadu Buhari will address the nation at 7pm today Monday, April 13, 2020, the Presidency has confirmed.
This was made known in a recent statement signed by Special Adviser to the President on Media & Publicity, Femi Adesina.
The brief release states:
“President Muhammadu Buhari will broadcast to the nation Monday, April 13, 2020 at 7pm.
“Television, radio and other electronic media outlets are enjoined to hook up to the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) and Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) respectively for the broadcast.”
It is expected that President Buhari will, in his address, clarify whether there will be an extension for to 14-day lockdown of Lagos, Ogun and Abuja as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic across the country.