Dapo Abidoun, Governor of Ogun state south-west Nigeria has lifted the ban on weekend lockdown.
The Governor said he took the decision after thorough deliberation, consideration and resolution with stakeholders.
He also stated the decision to lift the weekend lockdown was due to the opening of worship centres for activities.
Abiodun, however, said the limitation on social gatherings not exceeding 20 people at any place is still in force as were as Wearing of face masks in the public is compulsory and failure to do so is punishable.
He further noted that event centres, bars, casinos, cinemas, and night clubs are still under lockdown.