Ahead of the Parade to mark Nigeria’s 60th Independence Anniversary on Thursday, 1 October, 2020, the Federal Government has assured enhanced security at Eagle Square.
The assurance is contained in a statement made by the honorable Minister of Information and Culture Alhaji Lai Mohammed whole double as the Chairman, Branding/Media & Publicity Sub-Committee
Inter-Ministerial Committee on Nigeria@60 Independence
He assured that measures have been put in place to further enhance security in and around the venue, Eagle Square, Abuja.
He added that from midnight of Wednesday, 30 September, 2020, all routes leading to the Eagle Square will be blocked.
“Consequently, Shehu Shagari Way, Ahmadu Bello Way, outward and inward-bound Airport Roads and adjoining roads will be blocked to traffic.
“Also, the Federal Secretariat Complex will be evacuated by 2.00pm on Wednesday, 30 Sept. 2020, which means all workers within the precinct of the Eagle Square are expected to vacate their offices from that time.”