President Muhammadu Buhari has assured all his citizenry to remain calm and steadfast in the face of this deadly pandemic wrecking the nation.
The president was full of hope the country could beat the pandemic and remain the all strong Nigeria we know of. He advised everyone to adhere strictly to the guidelines set by the government in line with curbing against the spread of the infection.
He noted that the Coronavirus had affected and limited people’s freedom to gather and worship in large numbers. He called for Muslims to stick to the social distancing protocol even as they celebrate the Sallah.
The president took to twitter to call on his fellow citizens to take precautionary steps.
His tweet read:
The preventive guidelines we have introduced to contain the spread of the Coronavirus have unfortunately limited people’s freedom to gather & worship in large numbers in Mosques and Churches. I call for continued patience & understanding from all. We will overcome this pandemic.