As the World faces the Coronavirus pandemic, Yobe state Governor, Mai Mala Buni has assured the people of Yobe state that government is taking all necessary measures to check possible eventualities as the government has established isolation centres equipped with the basic equipment.
Mamman Mohammed, Director-General Press Affairs and Media to the Governor stated in a press release obtained by Daily Independent in Damaturu on Tuesday.
According to him, the Governor has directed the state ministry of health to remain vigilant and proactive.
He assured the government’s full support and cooperation in the fight against the scourge.
The Governor urged the people to report any suspected case in their communities for urgent medical attention.
He also advised the people to adhere to medical advice and personal hygiene of constant hand washing. Buni has also directed a statewide sensitization campaign to raise awareness on the deadly virus.
The Governor said as a people of faith, we should avoid unnecessary panic and pray for Allah to see us through this trying moment.
“We should keep the faith and pray to Allah for his intervention for us to overcome this challenge,” he said.