The Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NiMet, has forecast a dust haze from Thursday to Saturday nationwide.
NiMet’s weather outlook released on Wednesday in Abuja, expects a visibility range of 2 Kilometres to 5 Kilometres over the northern region, North Central states and the Inland states during the forecast period.
The agency says early morning mist or fog is anticipated over the coastal region as dust particles are in suspension,
According to NiMet, the public should take necessary precaution, people with asthma and other respiratory issues are advised to be cautious of the present weather situation while it urged airline operators to get updated with weather reports from NiMet for effective planning in their operations.
“For Saturday, sunny and hazy atmosphere is expected over the northern region throughout forecast period,” it said.
The agenda said dust particles are in suspension, so the public should take necessary precaution.