The Federal Government of Nigeria has issued COVID-19 Regulations, 2020 (COVID-19)

The Regulations were signed and dated 30th of March 2020 but did not state a specific commencement date. However, based on the content it can be inferred that the Regulations commenced on the 30th of March 2020. The President has directed the cessation of movements in Lagos, Ogun and FCT for an initial period of 14 days with effect from 11pm on Monday 30 March 2020.