The Curator, Mr John Kachikwu, told News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Sunday in Enugu that the activities will be put on hold due to a directive from the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 limiting the number of persons in a gathering.
“We do not want to flout the PTF directive that limits the number of persons in a gathering to 50.
“So we are shifting the event to a new date which will be communicated later.
The International Council of Museums (ICOM) established International Museum Day in 1977 to increase public
awareness of the role of museums in the development of society. It is celebrated annually every May 18. (NAN)