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Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Legits(f): 12:26pm On Mar 17, 2020
The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari received a briefing on Tuesday and he approved the postponement of the Nati Sports festival.

This action came after people have been calling on the President to ban movements in public gatherings because of Coronavirus spread

Furthermore, the news was revealed by Mr. Sunday Dare, the minister of sports and youths affairs, via his Twitter account

Moreover, check his tweet below:

"Following the briefing of Mr. President from myself and the Minister of State for Health on COVID 19,

Mr. President approved the immediate postponement of Edo Sports festival to a future date

“President Mohammadu Buhari approves the postponement of the National Sports Festival Edo 2020 as a precautionary move against COVID-19 spread"

https://mobile.twitter.com/SundayDareSD/status/1239859715313741824

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Legits(f): 12:32pm On Mar 17, 2020
It's high time they start thinking..

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Citytrend: 12:33pm On Mar 17, 2020
Good one from mr President

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Guzel: 12:36pm On Mar 17, 2020
Chai
As a precautionary measure but you still allow people from corona infested countries into Nigeria

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by helinues: 2:24pm On Mar 17, 2020
Best way to go

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by NaijaRoyalty(m): 2:27pm On Mar 17, 2020
Not bad

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by SouthNigerian: 2:56pm On Mar 17, 2020
Way to go... Abba Kyari should please inform Mallam President to shut down all borders. Kyari needs to read online comments in the ears of the Mallam.


Even Trump in his Seventies is an active social media user.

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by borntoexcel2000(m): 3:03pm On Mar 17, 2020
Ok.... shocked

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by egopersonified(f): 3:39pm On Mar 17, 2020
Whyyyyyy? I had my weekend planned around this. cry

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Prettychichi21(f): 3:40pm On Mar 17, 2020
Does it mean we are gonna resume soon??

cc: Uniben students

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by LibertyRep: 3:42pm On Mar 17, 2020
FG should look at the borders too. Some countries have closed theirs. We should be considering restrictions from the countries with major outbreaks

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by David768: 3:54pm On Mar 17, 2020
Good

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by CalabarPikin: 3:54pm On Mar 17, 2020
I still wish borders be closed....

But then...

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by DModeCntStopMe: 3:54pm On Mar 17, 2020
shocked

Buhari is a curse!

What has Nigeria achieved under this man?

Common to visit and extend his condolence to the blast victims, the idiot can't do

What a calamitous mor.on we have as a presidiot

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by iCauseTrouble: 3:55pm On Mar 17, 2020
Coro na bastarrrdd grin
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Kingluqman(m): 3:56pm On Mar 17, 2020
Buhari, what of travel ban on high risk effected countries? Shebi you too no wan go UK again grin
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by blinking001(m): 3:56pm On Mar 17, 2020
Our darling president. Always proactive.

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by loadedvibes: 3:56pm On Mar 17, 2020
Oshiomole doing things
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Sunofgod(m): 3:56pm On Mar 17, 2020
Useless man....

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Ekejoestar(m): 3:56pm On Mar 17, 2020
We don bash sense into his senseless skull,
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by DesignHave: 3:56pm On Mar 17, 2020
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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by jericco1(m): 3:57pm On Mar 17, 2020
That's a witty decision
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by kingthreat(m): 3:57pm On Mar 17, 2020
E don happen. Naija, e don dey happen. Stock up supplies.
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Finnese001: 3:57pm On Mar 17, 2020
cheesy
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by kaludestiny10(m): 3:58pm On Mar 17, 2020
I don't see any reason why they should postpone the event. Or maybe, its because Edo government refused to award the media rights of the competition to NTA.

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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by bjgurl(f): 3:58pm On Mar 17, 2020
Thank God
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Roon9(m): 3:59pm On Mar 17, 2020
Hmmm... Only God can save us
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Kingspin(m): 3:59pm On Mar 17, 2020
SouthNigerian:
Way to go... Abba Kyari should please inform Mallam President to shut down all borders. Kyari needs to read online comments in the ears of the Mallam.


Even Trump in his Seventies is an active social media user.
You mean the northern border?
Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Clementmayo: 3:59pm On Mar 17, 2020
Good thing he did


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Re: Buhari Approves Postponement Of National Sports Festival Over Coronavirus by Sunnycliff(m): 4:00pm On Mar 17, 2020
The power of coronavirus!

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