Labour and FG have reached an agreement to cut electricity tariff for 3 months and supply millions of free meters.
Hike in electricity tariff to be suspended for 2 weeks, while new pump price of petrol remain unchanged.
Anyone who is resident in any Local Government Area in the country, irrespective of tribe, is qualified.
The initiative plans to employ 1,000 persons from each of the 774 LGA in the country.
Some Nigerians took to Twitter to lament over the actions of MTN Nigeria and Airtel Nigeria demanding for more than just free SMS
FG has urged DStv, Startimes, MTN, Airtel and other network providers to offer free services to Nigerian workers affected by the lockdown.