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In the last update by the president of the federal republic of Nigeria President Muhammadu buhari, he stated that the lockdown in the country will be gradually eased so as to cushion the economic effect the pandemic is having on the country.

According to the information relayed, selected businesses will be opened between 9am to 6pm and exactly on may 4 which falls on a Monday, the president declared that the total Lock down will be removed. Yesterday Monday 4th of May however reinstate the notion of why a total lockdown in the country is inevitable.

One notable precaution in order to fight the pandemic is to practice social distancing in order to prevent the spread of the virus. Looking at what happened in Lagos yesterday only showed that Nigerians are and will not abide by the simple rules of social distance. Places like Lagos, Ogun, Abuja, Enugu, Imo states among others did little to abide by the rules of social distancing.

This can evidently be seen in the way mass number of people crowded the banking areas especially the ATMs, bus stands, junctions, carparks and other areas with Zero tolerance for social and physical distancing

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While some people have attributed this to four main reasons among which include

1. Banks opening fewer branches in locations or opening only on alternate days

2. Lagos state mandating banks to operate 60% staff capacity

3. Customers who refuse to go digital/online

4. Uneducated populace who don’t know how Coronavirus really spread.

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Yet despite all these reasons, they are not enough for Nigerians not to practice social distancing. It should be noted The NCDC latest situation report shows that more than 18,536 samples have been tested for the coronavirus in Nigeria, with 2,950 cases recorded, 481 recovered and discharged and 98 deaths.

Also read: https://50minds.com/gombe-records-2-new-covid-19-cases-amidst-cries-of-neglect/

However, Reacting to the way and manner Nigerians have gone about the adherence to the principle of social distancing the director of the Nigeria centre for disease control (NCDC) Dr. Chikwe Iheakweazu noted at the presidential task force briefing on Monday that if situations like this continue to happen a lockdown will be inevitable.

According to him he noted saying “Yes, we might have a few extra transmission today and tomorrow, but what we don’t want is an explosion of new infections. If we do have that new explosion, there would be almost no choice for the leadership of the country than to ask everybody to go back into our homes”.

On Monday also at one of the ATM stand in Onipanu area of Lagos, a man was reported to have slumped and died due to difficulty experienced while breathing. Although the cause of death is yet To be ascertained but if Nigerians are not careful enough to practice social distancing then we might just be on the course for another lockdown which is inevitable from thing going round the country. Below are pictures of things in Lagos, Abuja, Ogun, Imo so many other Places.Lockdown inevitable No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 125439 225x300 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See WhyLockdown inevitable No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 125409 264x300 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why Lockdown inevitable No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 123626 225x300 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why Lockdown inevitable No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 123620 300x150 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why Lockdown inevitable No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 123030 225x300 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See WhyLockdown inevitable No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 123209 300x235 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 123202 300x169 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 122945 225x300 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why Lockdown inevitable No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why - IMG 20200505 123330 300x225 - No Doubt The Lockdown Is Likely To Be Reinstated Soon. See Why

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